Marianne S. Walker slipped quietly into eternity on the morning of Jan 24, 2017 with family near her side. Born on Sept 26, 1921, in Cologne, Germany, the third child of Antoine and Jeanette Syre. She was married to Col. D.E. Walker for 54 happy years. She is survived by her two children, Mark Walker of LaPlata, MD and Jill Reinhart of Millersburg, MD. She leaves behind 10 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren, and one fiercely loyal Australian Shepherd.
A funeral service will be held March 8, 11:00 am, at the Old Post Chapel, Fort Meyer, VA. Please send donations in her memory to Washington Saengerbund, 2434 Wisconsin Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20007. www.saengerbund.org[saengerbund.org]