Gordon P. Walker, 79, of Lancaster, PA, passed away on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at Country Meadows of Lancaster. He was the husband of 51 years, to the late Mary Ann (Kaiser) Walker, who died in 2015.
Born in Pittsburgh, he was the son of late Gordon S. and Agnes (Duke) Walker. Gordon earned his Bachelor’s degree from the Citadel and proudly served in the U.S. Army during peace time. Following his honorable discharge, Gordon went to work for Armstrong Industries and retired as a Financial Manager in 1996.
Gordon was a member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Lancaster. Gordon loved to play tennis in his early years and enjoyed golfing later in life. He was an avid sports fan, but especially loved the Pittsburgh Pirates. He helped coach Little League and was active in youth sports. Gordon was a Mason and also participated on the board of the Blind Association.
Gordon is survived by his two children: Amy Brennan, wife of Buddy, of McDonald, PA and Scott Walker, husband of Bobbi, of Pittsburgh; four grandchildren: Luke and Ally Brennan and Joshua and Jake Walker; and his twin sister, Beverly Angle, wife of Clyde, of Lancaster.
Memorial Services will be announced at a later date. Private interment will be held in St. Peter’s Lutheran Church Cemetery, Lancaster, PA.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 10 Delp Rd. Lancaster, PA 17601.
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Posted on: 2017-12-04
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