Obituary: Ruth Walker

Ruth A. Walker, age 96, passed away Wednesday, October 16, 2019. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 21, at First Christian Church, 7465 S. Meridian, Haysville.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Walker; daughter, Joyce Smith; parents, Maynard and Nettie Heberling; and siblings, Raymond Heberling, Rebecca Smith, Louise Jones. She is survived by daughters, Judy Bell of Millheim, Penn., and Jan (Sean) McDowell of Haysville; step-daughter, Sherryn (Rick) Davis of Decatur, Ala.; brother, Clem (Jackie) Caster of Wichita; grandchildren, Justin (Allison) Bell, Joey (Lisa) Bell, Coby (Ronda) Cady, Jason Cady, Sheila Kough, Becky (Conrad) Wagler and Lisa Johnson; great-grandchildren, Carter, Carson, Jaden and Janzen Cady, Lindsay and Payton Bell, Darren, Hayley and Ryan Heaton, and Christian Wagler, Alexis Fischer, Zach, Zane, and Zeke Johnson.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the Alzheimers Association, 1820 E. Douglas Ave, Wichita, KS 67214, or a donation to charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated. Leave online condolences at www.shinklemortuary.com. Arrangements were by Shinkle Mortuary, Haysville.