- Local Guide
Jacquelyn Walker, 55, of Anita, died on Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, at home, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born on April 6, 1958, in Punxsutawney, the daughter of John "Jack" Zeedick of Punxsutawney and Betty Jean (Schutz) Turley of Walla Walla, Wash.
She was married to David E. Walker, who survives.
She was a special needs bus aide/warehouse person/cafeteria aide/traffic director for the Punxsutawney Area School District.
She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends at their camp along the Kinzua Dam in New York.
Jacquelyn was also an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan.
She is survived by her parents; her husband; one daughter, Nikki Shank and husband Randy of Punxsutawney; one sister, Ruth Ann Zeedick of Salamanca, N.Y.; and several nieces and nephews.
She is also survived by two grandchildren, Taylor and Ellie Mae.
Friends will be received at the Richard L. Fait Funeral Home in Punxsutawney on Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013, from 10 to 11 a.m.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013, at the Richard L. Fait Funeral Home in Punxsutawney, with Pastor Tom Blose officiating.
The family requests the donations in memory of Mrs. Walker be sent to the family c/o Richard L. Fait Funeral Home, 117 North Jefferson St., Punxsutawney, PA 15767 for the purpose of supporting special needs