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Larry & Kailey Walker

Kailey and Virgil “Larry” Walker, of Galesburg passed away on Thursday, June 3, 2021. Kailey was born on February 14, 1991 in Kalamazoo, MI. She was the second of four children for Denise (Weld) and Ronn Thomas. She was a graduate of Galesburg-Augusta High School with the Class of 2009. She loved music and playing board games. She will be remembered by her family as being selfless, a great aunt, and having a never-ending smile. Larry Walker was born on February 4, 1972 in Kalamazoo MI. He was the son of Virginia Walker. He was a graduate of Otsego High School with the Class of 1990. He worked for Prairie Farms. Larry’s family will remember him as hardworking, loving, and being a great husband and son. After being introduced by a mutual friend they married in October of 2011. They enjoyed playing board games, biking, walking and going out to eat together. They were both very family oriented. They were not complete unless they were with each other. Kailey is survived by her mother: Densie (Tim Himes) Cooper, of Galesburg; three siblings: Landon Weld, of Richland; Larissa Weld, of Kalamazoo; Karrah Rodriguez, of Kalamazoo; Nephew and niece: Isaac Tapia, Elijah Tapia, Addelyn Rodriguez, Eliana Rodriguez, and Adrian Rodriguez; and several aunts, uncles and cousins. Larry is survived by two brothers: Jim Asher, of Jackson; and John Asher, of Kalamazoo. Kailey is preceded in death by her father: Ronn Thomas; Maternal grandparents: Wallace D. and Gladys L. Weld. Larry is preceded in death by his mother: Virginia Walker. Kailey and Larry have been cremated and no services are scheduled at this time. While at their webpage on www.mccowensecord.com please take time to sign their guestbook and/or share a memory with their family. The family is being assisted by the McCowen & Secord Funeral Home, 409 South Main, Vicksburg, MI 49097 (269) 649-1697.

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I am so sorry for your losses. I am the mutual friend that introduced them. I went to Everest with Kailey; and Larry was a good family friend. They will never be forgotten and forever in our hearts! They are now flying high with the Angels!!

Michelle Rae Jun 9 2021 11:29 PM

I worked with virgil when he was at mann hummel. He was a great guy and always had a smile on his face. Ill miss him and his lovely wife kailey

Mallery Jun 8 2021 2:37 PM

RIP KAILEY & LARRY https://im4tun8.blogspot.com/2021/06/the-plan-of-master-weaver.html Will see you and Grandma again in Heaven one day! Love, Anita Weld

AnitaWeld Jun 6 2021 4:07 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Larry & Kailey Walker

Susan Ives Jun 5 2021 10:04 PM

Kailey was one of the sweetest and most innocent people ever on this earth. Prayers to both families during this troubling time.

Paul cooper Jun 5 2021 10:56 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Larry & Kailey Walker

Carolyn Brantley Jun 5 2021 10:36 AM

My prayers and love to the family!!! Im so sorry for your losses!!!:pray::pray::pray::cry:

Pam Tyler Jun 5 2021 8:47 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Larry & Kailey Walker

kris cooper Jun 5 2021 7:41 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Larry & Kailey Walker

Wendy Miller Jun 5 2021 6:14 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Larry & Kailey Walker

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