Walker, Mary Elizabeth
Birth: Tuesday, April 27, 1943
Residence: Leonardtown, MD
Death: Monday, August 16, 2021 at the age of 78
Laid to Rest: Thursday, August 19, 2021
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Mary Elizabeth Walker, 78, of Leonardtown, Maryland passed away Monday August 16, 2021 at St. Mary's Hospital in Leonardtown, Maryland. She was born April 27, 1943 in Elizabethon, Tennessee to William Slemp and Virginia Ellis. On March 9, 1962 she married Larry Paul Walker; they were happily married for over 59 years and passed within four days of each other. Mary owned her own business in California, Maryland for many years before retiring. After retirement Mary enjoyed crafting, sewing, crocheting, and spending time with her family. She was also an active member of the Leonardtown Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Julie Sierra.
Mary is survived by her daughter, Beth Walker; sister, Hellen Jones; son-in-law, Ed (Shari) Sierra; and five grandchildren, Eddie Sierra, Elizabeth Getty, Jonathan Sierra, Jack Getty, and Catie Sierra; she leaves behind a large extended family as well.
Mary and Larry Walker were laid to rest with a private graveside service on Thursday, August 19, 2021 at Trinity Episcopal Church in St. Mary's City, Maryland.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the Charlotte Hall Veterans Home.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.mgfh.com. Arrangements provided by the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, P.A. Leonardtown, MD.