David Roy Walker

February 16, 1929 – March 2, 2004

David R. Walker passed away in Mills Memorial Hospital on March 2, 2004.

Predeceased by parents Dr. W. Roy and wife Katie of Penticton, B.C.; wife, Mary. Survived by brother Michael (Joan) of Burnaby, B.C.; son Paul of Terrace, B.C.; daughters Katie (Danny) Sklapsky and Janet Walker (Dwain Harrison) both of Prince Rupert, B.C.; granddaughter Joelle; sister-in-law June Vanderburgh of Delta, B.C.; nephew Bruce; and nieces Kathi, Nancy and Diane.

Dave and his family moved to Terrace in 1964 where he enjoyed a long career as a teacher. Throughout the years, he devoted much time and research to the areas of First Nations’ history, culture and education.

As per Dave’s request, there will be no service. The family will be hosting an open house at 5204 Halliwell, Terrace, B.C. on Sunday, March 14th’ between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Kitselas Canyon Development Project, 4562-C Oueensway Dr., Terrace. B.C.. V8G 3X6.

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