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Obituary for Clare K. Walker

Clare K. Walker, 85 of Coldwater passed away Friday, December 20, 2019 at Maple Lawn.

A memorial service will take place at 12:00 pm on Thursday, January 2, 2020 at Dutcher Funeral Home in Coldwater with Pastor Jeff Bream of Northview Christian Church officiating. Visitation will be prior to the service beginning at 11:00 am. Interment will follow at Matteson Cemetery.

Clare was born August 13, 1934 to Lester and Nettie (Warner) Walker in Matteson Township. He was an extremely hard working, spending much of his early life helping on his parent’s farm. Clare participated with ADAPT in many different programs and also stayed at the Paul Wing Foster Care Home for many years. He was a man of faith, most recently attending the Church of the Nazarene. Clare enjoyed life. He liked doing puzzles, listening to all types of music, going bowling, and visiting with friends. Clare truly enjoyed being outdoors working at the farm, or doing yardwork at the Wing Home. He was an avid Detroit Tigers fan, and watched many other sporting events.

Clare is survived by his siblings Candy (Tim) Miner and Carl (Gail) Walker; and his cousin Melvetta (Bob) Swick. He was preceded in death by his parents; his sister Norma Abel; and his brother Clark Walker, who did serving his county in Viet Nam.

Memorials may be directed to the Maple Lawn Activities Fund.