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Danny Eugene Walker of Newark, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri.  He was welcomed into Heaven by his parents, Lyle James and Betty Lou Parton Walker; a brother, David Walker; and sister, Carrie Lee Sue Goehl.

He is survived by his wife, Carol Sue McCormick Walker of Newark, Missouri; a daughter, Sierra Walker and her boyfriend, Matthew Stocker of Rochester, Minnesota; a son, Derek Walker and spouse, Jeffrey Eaton of Ewing, Missouri; his niece, Kellie Sue (Jeff) Moyers of Moberly, Missouri; his niece, Tonya (Bobby) Lair of Ewing, Missouri; his nephew, Jason Walker of Durham, Missouri; and his nephew, Tommy (Missy) Bowen of LaBelle, Missouri; his niece, Tina (Luke) Maddox of Sulphur, Louisiana; and his niece, Donna (Arvin) Nixon of Moberly, Missouri.

Danny was born October 31, 1953, and grew up in rural Knox City, Missouri, where he developed his appreciation for nature. He graduated from Highland High School in 1971, and continued his education at Kirksville Vocational Technical School and in 1986 received his L.P.N. License. Nothing was more important to Danny in his life than his family, patients, friends and helping others.

A Celebration of Danny’s life was held with Visitation and the Memorial Service starting at 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018, in the Hudson-Rimer Funeral Chapel in Edina, Missouri, with Pastor Paul Burton officiating for the service.

Memorials are suggested to the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America and may be left at or mailed to Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1, Edina, MO 63537.