Obituary for Clara Louise Walker

November 30, 2019


Clara Louise Walker, age 87, of Sunfield, passed away on November 25, 2019. She was born on September 25, 1932 in Manchester, MI, the daughter of Paul and Edna Pearl (Bauer) Wilde. Clara loved tending to her flowers, gardening, canning, and doing puzzles. Clara was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Wesley; her sister-in-law, Patsy Wilde and brother-in-law, Lloyd Beerbower. Surviving are her children, Michael (Karen) Walker, Deborah (Pete) Petyk, David (Kathy) Walker, and Robert (Wendy) Walker; grandchildren, Michaele Brown, Nicole Cook, Phillip Fender, Sally Graham, Tearah (Fred) Ott, Danalee Petyk, Dianna (Tobias) Hakanen, Brett (Jill) Watson, Kendra (Matt) Geren, Kayla (Cole) Cramer, Drew (Natalie) Walker, John (Evelyn) Walker, Jessica Harrington, Tony (Nichole) Knoll; 23 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandson; siblings, William Wilde, Joanne Wilde, Paula Beerbower, and Karl (Denise) Wilde. The Memorial Service will be conducted by Pastor Ed Filter at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, December 7, 2019 at the Lehman Funeral Home, 210 E. Bridge St., Portland. The family will receive friends 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Memorial contributions may be made to Red Cross in memory of Clara. Online condolences may be made at

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