Sophia Walker, age
63 of Chesterton, IN, passed away Tuesday, November 10, 2015.
She was born on
December 5, 1951 in Sterling, IL.
She is survived by
her mother, Helen Garcia of Portage; brothers, J.J. (Tanya) Garcia of
California and Valentin O. Jr. (Theresa) Garcia of South Carolina; sisters,
Helen (Nicholas) Appelman of Portage and Victoria (Ralph) Arenas of Texas.
She was preceded in
death by her husband, Earnest F. Walker; father, Valentin O. Garcia;
brother, Louis Garcia; sister, Rita Harvey.
Sophia was a loving
daughter, sister and wife. She was a machinist at Talos manufacturing in
will be held Tuesday, November 17, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. at Edmonds & Evans
Funeral Home, 6941 Central Ave, Portage, IN 46368, with Father Andrew Corona
officiating. Burial will follow at Chesterton Cemetery.
Visitation will be
held Monday, November 16, 2015 from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 .pm. at the Funeral
Home. Online condolences to the family may be made at