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Doris (nee Wood) Walker

Obituary for Doris (nee Wood) Walker

October 26, 1929 - November 26, 2019
| Age 90


Doris Walker (nee Wood), of Royersford and a former resident of Norristown, passed away peacefully, on Tuesday, November 26, 2019 with her family by her side. She was 90 years old. Born October 26, 1929 in Norristown, she was the daughter of the late Fred and Frances (nee Tagliebre) Wood, and the beloved wife of the late John J. Walker.

Prior to starting her family, Doris worked for Bell Telephone. She was very generous with her time and volunteered countless hours for the American Heart Association. Doris loved reading, gardening, and traveling. She was also loved music and was a huge fan of Elvis Presley. She also enjoyed luncheons out with her friends. Most of all she loved her children. She was immensely proud of her family and leaves behind nothing but beautiful memories.

Doris is survived by her seven children; Beverly Hertzog, Carol Pickell (Annette Williams), Jackie Plewinski (late Richard), Doris Wertman (George), John Walker (Deborah), Mary Beth Consolo (Richard), and Fred Walker (Pattie), 13 grandchildren, and seven great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her grandson John Moon, her sister, Naomi O'Hara, and her brother, Fred Wood.

Relatives and friends are invited to share in Doris' Life Celebration on Wednesday December 4, from 9 to 10:50 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 AM at Visitation BVM Church, 190 North Trooper Rd. Trooper, PA Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery. Family services are by Boyd-Horrox-Givnish of East Norriton, 610-277-7000.

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Boyd-Horrox-Givnish Funeral Home, Inc.

200 West Germantown Pike
Norristown, PA 19401
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