Lucy M. Walker, 102, of Solsville-Augusta Rd., Madison, NY, passed away Tuesday, March 2, 2010 at Community Memorial Hospital, Hamilton, NY.
She was born July 31, 1907 in Solsville, NY, a daughter of George (Burt) and Pearl Winn Allen and received her education in local schools. On August 24, 1929, Lucy married Claude E. Walker in Henrietta, NY. He predeceased her on April 6, 2003. Mrs. Walker was a homemaker who had also worked at Griffis Air Force Base in Rome from 1943-49. She attended the Augusta Presbyterian Church.
Surviving are her daughter, Josephine Kohl of Port Leyden, NY; her grandchildren, Karen Kohl of Utica; William Jr. and Terri Kohl of Port Leyden; 3 great-grandchildren, Joshua, Becky and Sueann; and seven great-great grandchildren, as well as many cousins, including special cousins and caregivers, Leonard and Delores Faulkner of Vernon Center..
Funeral services will be held at the Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Homes, 25 Broad St., Hamilton, on Friday, March 5, 2010 at 3 pm.
Burial will be in the Madison Village Cemetery in the spring.
Friends are invited to call at the funeral home on Friday from 1PM to 3 PM.
Contributions in her memory may be made to Central NY Assoc. for the Blind or the Madison Fire Department.