- November 23, 1918 - August 23, 2008
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WALKER. Charles Walker, Jr., 89, of Suffield, CT beloved husband of the late Leontine (Gittens) Walker, died Saturday, (August 23, 2008) at St. Francis Hospital, Hartford, CT. Born November 23, 1918 in Suffield, CT son of the late Leola (Banks) and Charles Walker, Sr. he lived in Suffield all his life. He attended Suffield Academy before serving with the U.S. Army during WWII. Before retiring he was employed by Combustion Engineering for 27 years. He is survived by a devoted cousin and caretaker during his ten-year illness, Betty Arnold; two sister-in-laws, Doris and Ellen; two goddaughters, Dawn and Kathy; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by three sisters and many cousins. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 27, 10:30 a.m., at Third Baptist Church, 188 Kent Ave., Suffield, CT. Burial with military honors will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Suffield, CT. His family will receive friends Wednesday from 10-10:30 a.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Third Baptist Church. Nicholson & Carmon Funeral Home has care of arrangements. To leave on-line condolences please visit www.carmonfuneralhome.com.