Harold W. Walker , 81, of Vandergrift, Parks Twp., died on Tuesday October 15, 2019 in ACMH Hospital. He was born on October 23, 1937 in Vandergrift to the late Roy & Marion (Wigle) Walker.
Harold was a truck driver most of his life but he also was a shop foreman for Crytzer Equipment and worked for the Rayburn Twp. Road crew.
He was a member of the Crooked Creek Presbyterian Church.
He enjoyed showing his antique tractors and he loved showing & driving his horses. He took great pride in teaching Josie how to ride and show her horse and he could not have been more proud when she won the overall youth championship. He also enjoyed going to Creekside for kielbasa and spaghetti and going to the Dayton Fair.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory
Companion of 24 years – L. Linda Eckman of Vandergrift
Son- Jeffrey (Samantha) Walker Sr. of Leechburg
Grandsons- Jeffrey Walker Jr. of Vandergrift
- Jack Walker of Clarion
Granddaughter- Nicole (Rick) Lias of Dayton
Stepsons- Michael (Cherry) Crissman of Garretts Run
- Joe (Patti) Tarr of Leechburg
- Richard (Suzan) Tarr of Worthington
- Jim (Stephanie) Eckman of Ford City
- Mike (Melissa) Eckman of Kittanning
- Tim (Jen) Eckman of Ford City
Step Daughters- Bev ( Randy) Zimmerman of Kittanning
- Cindy (Bucky) Mohney of Kittanning
Great grandchildren- Jeffrey III, Bradley, Cooper, Allison, Bethany, Emily, Rick, and Lily
Step Grandchildren- John, Joey, Jess, Kate, Sara, Rick, Jammie, Terry, Jimmy, Timmy, Mike, Melinda, Chy, Shannon, Lou, Josie, and Maddie.
Step Great Grandchildren- Eddie, Belle, Tristan, Ashton, Zoe, Amelia, Jolean, Xander, Landon, Gunner, Mikel, Leland, Warren, Keria, Braelynn, Gracie, Athena, Nick, Marissa, Seth, and Damon
Brother- Arthur (Helen “Boots”) Walker of Vandergrift
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by
His wife- Alma Walker
Sister- Helen Artman
Brother in Law- Brice Artman
Step Grandson- Josh Mohney
Family & friends will be received on Thursday October 17, 2019 in Snyder-Crissman Funeral Home, 200 South McKean St., Kittanning, PA 16201, from 2:00 – 4:00pm and 7:00 – 9:00pm. Additional viewing will be in the funeral home on Friday October 18, 2019 from 10:00am until time of funeral services at 11:00am. Burial will follow in Crooked Creek Presbyterian Cemetery.
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