Alan B. Walker, 83, of Cadiz, passed away on Sunday, April 23, 2023 at Liza’s Place of Valley Hospice in Wheeling, West Virginia after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born May 21, 1939, he was a son of the late Orville and Irene Roth Walker.

Alan was retired from Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corporation and a member of the East Warren Street Church of Christ.

In addition to his parents; he was preceded in death by his wife, Trava A. (Rose) Walker on June 21, 1999; his brothers: Chuck, Loren, Lanny, Richard and Jim (Carolyn) Walker.

Surviving are his daughters: Krysta (Dwain) Hill of Adena and Tiffney Stapleton of Las Vegas, Nevada; 2 grandchildren: Cortney Kavanagh of Adena and Brock Sanders of Steubenville; and a brother: Bill Walker of Akron/Canton.

He served his country from Aug 1957 – Aug 1961, USAF 84th Fighter Group, 25th Air Division, Geiger Field, Spokane, Washington.

He was a member of the Cadiz Fraternal Order of Eagles, Aerie #2162 and the Cadiz American Legion Post #34.

Per his request, cremation has taken place. The family is being assisted by Clark-Kirkland-Barr Funeral Home, Cadiz, Ohio. Burial will take place at Minksville Cemetery, near Cadiz, where he will be laid to rest beside his beloved wife.

A Memorial Service to be held at a later date at the discretion of the family.

It was Alan’s request, in lieu of flowers donations be made to the Wounded Warrior Project.

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