Marjorie H. Walker, 81


Marjorie H. Walker, 81, of Springfield, died Friday, July 23, 2021, at 9:15 a.m. at Lewis Memorial Christian Village in Springfield.

Visitation will be held Friday, July 30, from 10 to 11:15 a.m. at Butler Funeral Home in Springfield. A memorial ceremony will follow at 11:30 a.m. with Celebrant Judy Woerner officiating. A private family burial will be held in Girard Cemetery. Cremation was provided by Butler Cremation Tribute Center prior to ceremonies.

Ms. Walker was born Dec. 13, 1939, in Farmersville, the daughter of Melvin H. and C.M. Margaret (Allen) Walker.

A graduate of Girard High School, she worked as an administrative assistant for Graham and Hyde Architects for many years. She enjoyed bowling, working in her yard, volunteering for the The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) local tournaments, traveling and spending time with her beloved dog.

She is survived by her twin sister, Margaret (Ray) Serati of Springfield; brother, Donald (Barb) Walker of Butler; sister, Dorothy (Fred) Fillback of Batchtwon; nine nieces; one nephew; eight great-nieces; 12 great-nephews; and her beloved dog, Max.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a nephew, Stacy Reynolds.

Memorials may be made to the Animal Protective League (APL), 1001 Taintor Rd., Springfield, IL 62702.

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