Ann Marie Walker, 67, of Perry Twp., passed away on Monday, October 7, 2019. She was born in Buffalo, NY on September 24, 1952 to Arthur and Betty Ryan. In her early days, she enjoyed traveling, playing the bagpipes, softball and was an avid painter throughout her life.. Ann was a very active member of St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church where she participated in the church choir, funeral choir and Bible study. She was also active with the Stark County Library with Hooks & Needles and Friends of the Library. She will be deeply missed by her family and friends and will never be forgotten.
She was preceded in death by her father Arthur Ryan; and sisters, Margaret "Peggy" Buettner and Elizabeth Ryan.
Ann leaves her husband Bill Walker; daughters, Elizabeth and Kelly; mother Betty Ryan; sisters, Terry (Tom) Karg, Patricia (Tom) Dowell, Kathy (Pete) Burroughs and Mary (Jay) Platt; brothers, Bill Ryan, John (Grace) Ryan, Michael (Lynn) Ryan, Jim (Tobi) Ryan and Joe (Jean) Ryan; and her brother-in-law Frank Buettner.
Funeral services will be Sunday at 12:00pm at the Reed Funeral Home Canton Chapel. Calling hours will be Saturday from 2:00-5:00pm and from 10:30am-12:00pm on Sunday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made, in her name, to St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church.
Please visit www.reedfuneralhome.com to send condolences.