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Rosemary Esther Walker

December 23, 1927 November 7, 2019
Rosemary Esther Walker
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Obituary for Rosemary Esther Walker

Rosemary Esther Walker, 91, of rural Ada, Oklahoma passed away November 7, 2019 in Ada, Oklahoma. She was born on December 23, 1927 to Walter Emil and Ellen Sophie (Fors) Schwartz in St. Paul Park, Minnesota. She married Tony Dwight Walker in November, 1947 He passed away October 19, 2018. Shortly after they married, they moved from St Paul Park, Minnesota to their home on a farm near Ada, Oklahoma. She was a homemaker raising 5 children. She attended school in St. Paul Park, Minnesota, graduating in 1945. During school weekends and summer vacation she worked in a brass factory and after graduation she worked for a wholesale warehouse as a typist.
During her childhood she attended Sunday School at Community Congregational Church, St. Paul Park, Minnesota.. She was a longtime active member of Gaar Corner Free Will Baptist church and later attended Stratford Free Will Baptist Church.
Survivors include her brother Albert Schwartz of St. Paul, Minnesota, sons Rance Walker and Royce Walker, Ada, Oklahoma, daughters Cheryl Haley and husband David, Independence, Ks, Jan Devereaux and husband Chuck, Ada Oklahoma, Marlys Miller and husband Lanny, Perry, Oklahoma, daughter-in-law Beth Walker, Ada, Oklahoma, ten grandchildren Christa George and husband Martin, Los Angeles CA, Craig Nelson and wife Brandy, Cusseta, GA, Christopher Haley and wife Jennifer, Purcell, OK, Amy Robison and husband Josh, Moore, OK, Aaron Miller and wife Nicole, Perry, OK, Amanda Tetik and husband Quinten, Perry, OK, Matthew Walker, Bogata, Columbia, Monika Payne and husband Jonathan, Ardmore, OK, Chase Devereaux, Dallas, TX and Taylor Augustine, Ada, OK. Seventeen great grandchildren, Ivy, Finn and Elsa George, Brayden and Bryson Nelson, Cameron and Jerrod Haley, Jett Robison, Aiden and Avery Tetik, Natalie and Reese Miller, Kenadee, Kaden, Korbyn and Karsyn Payne and other relatives, friends and neighbors.

She was preceded in death by her parents and sister Delores (Peggy) Schwartz Grivna, and husband Tony Dwight Walker.
Pall bearers will be grandsons Craig Nelson, Aaron Miller, Matthew Walker, Chase Devereaux, Taylor Augustine and Brayden Nelson.

Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at Estes-Phillips Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at Konawa Cemetery in Konawa, Oklahoma.

A family visitation will be held from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 12th, 2019 at Estes-Phillips Funeral Home.


Estes-Phillips Funeral Home
Ada, Oklahoma


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Ada, OK 74820

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123 E. 13th St.
Ada, OK 74820

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123 E. 13th St. Ada 74820 OK
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