John A. Walker

January 28, 1953 ‒ September 17, 2010

Delaware, Ohio

John A. Walker, 57, of Delaware passed away unexpectedly Friday, September 17th, at his residence. He was born January 28, 1953 in Columbus, Ohio to Alton and Margaret (Shephard) Walker. He loved watching sports, especially his Ohio State Buckeyes, playing poker, fishing, and his vegetable garden. John is survived by his: mother; Margaret, a brother; Robert (Sue) Walker, a sister; Donna Walker and family friend Diane, a daughter; Alyssa Newton, a niece; Laurie (Jr) Yates, a nephew Robert (Tanya) Walker, Jr., 2 great nieces; Rachel and Lauren Yates, a great nephew; Ian Walker, and many aunts, uncles, cousins and special friends. He is preceded in death by his father, Alton. The family will receive friends from 6-8pm on Wednesday, September 22nd at the Rodman Neeper Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be given to Odyssey Hospice (540 Officecenter Place, Suite 100 Gahanna, OH 43230). To share a memory of John or to express a condolence to the family please visit www.rodmanneeper.com .