Harold E. Walker
Jr., age 71 of Chesterton, IN, passed away peacefully on May 11, 2019 at
He was born on
December 30, 1947, in Saginaw, MI, to Harold E. Walker Sr. and Margaret
Bloomingburg, both of whom preceded him in death.
He is survived by
his loving children: Amanda (Tom) Figolah of Bloomington, IN, April (Greg)
Field of Chandler, AZ, and Brent (Amy) Walker of Chesterton, IN; his
grandchildren: Bridger and Callum Figolah, Brady Boehm, Kyle Koss, and Rhede
and Jake Walker; his sisters, Carol (Duane) Berthiaume and Barbara (Don)
Mitrzyk; and by his best friend and life partner, Renee.
Harold was a local
fixture at Northside Diner, where he charmed the servers and connected with
his cronies. He loved visiting the Indiana Dunes for sunsets and taking joy
rides to New Buffalo to enjoy the lake front. He enjoyed traveling to golf,
but most of all loved visiting Gaylord, Michigan, to see family and share
time on Lake Otsego. He was a proud Veteran of the Vietnam War and was the
Past Commander at the American Legion in Chesterton, IN.
A Memorial Service
will be held on Saturday, May 18, 2019, at 12 p.m., at White-Love Funeral
Home, 525 S 2nd St., Chesterton, IN.
The family will
receive friends from 10 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers,
memorial donations may be given to the Wounded Warrior Project,