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Mickey Walker

October 1, 1933 October 21, 2018
Mickey Walker
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ROSEDALE- Mickey Walker, 85, of Rosedale, Indiana passed away with family by his side Sunday, October 21, 2018.

He was born October 1, 1933 in Terre Haute, Indiana to the late Clarence “Mickey” Walker and Ellen McGilvrey Walker.

Mickey served in the United States Navy during the Korean and Vietnam Wars and was an Atomic Veteran engaged in Operation Red Wing in 1956. He was a member of Local 18 Heat and Frost Engineers since 1950. Mickey belonged to the Rosedale United Methodist Church where he served as president of the Church Board for five years. He was elected to the Rosedale Town Council for three terms where he served as president and served as Parke County Republican Party Florida 1 Precinct Committeemen for several years. Mickey was very active in Civil War Re-Enacting, American legion where he was a member of Mooresville post 103, VFW, Voiture 21 of the 40/8, and Sons of Confederate Veteran’s. This past May he was an honoree of the Indy Honor Flight to Washington, D.C.

He is survived by his wife of 64 years Ruby Walker; three daughters, Kimberly Estes of Mooresville, Mrs. Pam (Jon) Adams of Montezuma and Mrs. Michele (Dennis) Snellgrose of Rosedale; six grandchildren, Michael Adams of Montezuma, Jennifer (Justin) Hendrixson of Plainfield, Angela Snellgrose (Thomas Galloway) of Clinton, Michael (Kelsey) Snellgrose of Terre Haute, Christopher Snellgrose, and Patrick Snellgrose of Terre Haute ; three great-grandchildren, Aiden Galloway, Nicholas Hendrixson, and Cassidy Galloway; one brother, Mr. Harry Walker of Keene, Texas; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his son-in-law Mr. John Estes, two brothers, Clarence “Buck” Walker, Arthur Walker; one sister, Arilla Jones.

Services will be 10:00 am Thursday, October 25, at Cottrell-Gooch Funeral Home, 287 N. Main Street, Rosedale with Pastor John O’Neal officiating. Burial will follow at Rosedale Cemetery. Visitation is 4-8pm Wednesday at Cottrell-Gooch Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be shared at www.goochfunerahome.com.


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Visitation

Wednesday

24

Oct

4:00 PM 10/24/2018 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 10/24/2018 8:00:00 PM
Cottrell-Gooch Funeral Home

287 N. Main Street
Rosedale, IN 47874

Cottrell-Gooch Funeral Home
287 N. Main Street Rosedale 47874 IN
United States

Service

Thursday

25

Oct

10:00 AM 10/25/2018 10:00:00 AM
Cottrell-Gooch Funeral Home

287 N. Main Street
Rosedale, IN 47874

Cottrell-Gooch Funeral Home
287 N. Main Street Rosedale 47874 IN
United States
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