Iris M. Walker (nee Deally) was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba. She is the beloved mother of James (Jim) Walker of Victoria B.C., Drew (Elvira), Sheila, Beverley, Brenda (Alan) Gonkwicz; grandchildren: Sarah and John Gonkwicz.
She will be lovingly remembered by best friends: Judy Musselwhite and family and Estelle Comeau and fondly remembered by her “musician” Claude Duboi who entertained her often.
She was predeceased by her husband Alan.
Iris was a lover of music, travel and gardening. She belonged to the Cosmopolitan Music Society for a number of years. Iris and Allan spent many winters in Mesa, Arizona and she later continued with her daughter Sheila.
Cremation has taken place.
A Celebration of her life is scheduled for Monday, July 14, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at the Sawridge Conference Centre, 4235 Gateway Blvd NW Edmonton AB T6J 5H2.
Interment will take place in Vancouver, BC where Iris will be buried with her mother.
The family wishes to thank Dr. M. Fiorino and staff of the Jubilee Lodge Nursing Home for their care and compassion during her stay over the past 2 years.