Norma J. Walker

June 16, 1926-November 6, 2016

Norma J. Walker, 90 years old, passed away on November 6, 2016 at Ledge­wood Bay at Milford, sur­rounded by family.

Norma was born and raised in Milford, NH, daughter of the late Byron E. and Mary V. (Lawrence) Gerry. She was mar­ried to Reginald G. Walker, Jr. for 68 years. They had two daughters and a son they raised in Amherst, NH.

She trained as a Cadet Corp Nurse during World War II, graduated from Memorial Hospital School of Nursing and worked as an RN in the Emergency Room at Memorial Hospi­tal for more than 20 years.

Norma taught a 4-H sew­ing group, loved garden­ing, and needlecraft. She enjoyed traveling with Reg and they were members of the Holiday Ramblers Rec­reational Vehicle Club.

Norma leaves her hus­band, Reginald G. Walker, Jr., Connie and Rob Blake of Milford, Marilyn and Robert Bentley of Arling­ton, VA, Reggie and Brenda Walker of Milford, NH; nine grand­children: Linsey, Lori and Andrew Blake; Ben, Nathan and Sarah Bentley; Guy, Rebeka and Wesley Walker; three great-grand­children: Sagan Blake-Welsh, Kaia and Isaac Bentley; and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at a later date. Burial will be in the New Hamp­shire State Veterans Cem­etery, Boscawen, NH. Ar­rangements are in the care of Smith & Heald Funeral Home, 63 Elm Street, Mil­ford. To share a memory or offer a condolence, go to