It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of our admired father, brother, grandfather and friend, William Stanford Walker, known by most as Buster.
Buster rode off into the sunset as every great cowboy does Feb. 27, 2020, comforted by his family.
Buster is survived by his children: George (Rhoda) Walker, Janeice (Al) Salvail, Ralph (Rosanne) Walker and Wendy (Len) Stankievech; step-children: Rose Fidler, Alfred (Donna) Rode, Raymond (Deena) Rode and Carolyn (Colin) Smith; 18 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.
Buster also leaves six sisters: Jeanne (Mac) Sinclair, Joyce (Dick) Moore, Winnie Paulsen, Doris Schilling, Deanna (Doug) Johnson and Lynda (Cliff) Wilkie and three brothers: Ken Walker, Dennis (Sally) Walker and Allen Walker; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and life long friends.
Buster is predeceased by his parents Harry and Bessie Walker; wives Betty Walker and Annie Walker; daughter Dixie Havens; brothers Bob and Donnie Walker and sister Judy Rarick.
A celebration of life will be held on Sat., Mar. 14, 2020 at 2 p.m. at the Byemoor Community Hall, Byemoor, Alta. Memorial donations may be made to the Stettler Health Services Foundation – Palliative Care Room, Saving Grace Animal Society, Endiang Cemetery or to the Byemoor Cemetery c/o Stettler Funeral Home & Crematorium, Box 1780, Stettler, Alta. T0C 2L0, 403-742-3422, who has been entrusted with the care and funeral arrangements.
To send or view condolences to the family, please visit www.stettlerfuneralhome.com.