Thomas Walker Jr. Obituary

Thomas  Walker Jr.
Thomas Walker Jr.

August 13, 1928 - May 30, 2011


Thomas Walker, Jr., 82, Fargo, ND, died on Monday, May 30, 2011, in his home.Thomas Duane Walker, Jr. was born on August 13, 1928, in Fargo, ND, to Thomas Nitter and Clara Melinda (Hexem) Walker. He grew up and attended school at Comstock, MN, where he graduated from high school. He married Sylvia Meier on June 19, 1950, and they later divorced. Tom farmed near Rustad, MN, all of his life. He loved the outdoors, hunting and fishing. He was an avid fan of Golf and Nascar, enjoyed his family and grandchildren and loved to go for a drive in country looking at fields. He enjoyed playing pinochle with his buddies, had a good sense of humor and liked to tell jokes. Thomas had a daily ritual of going to the Cajun Café for breakfeast and joking with the waitresses. Thomas is survived his special friend, Elaine Tweed, Fargo; two sons, Duane (Terri) Walker and Steve (Karey) Walker, both of Moorhead; one daughter, Belinda (Tim) Skauge, Moorhead; a sister, Pearl (Vern) Quinnild, Barnseville, MN; nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles and Basil.



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