Michael Walker - September 5, 2009

SELKIRK- Michael Walker, 24, was taken suddenly in an automobile accident on Saturday September 5, 2009 while home on leave.  Michael will be truly missed by his parents, James and Loretta of Selkirk;  his brother Jimmy and his wife, Erica and children of Connecticut, brother Matthew and his wife, Katie of Selkirk;  sister Nicole of Selkirk; grandparents Maurice and Theresa Geer of Rensselaer and Ellen O’Brien of Watervliet.  Michael is also survived by many uncles, aunts, and cousins whom truly miss and love him, he is so missed by his girlfriend Karen of Virginia.  In his passing, now Michael will be reunited with his baby sister Tiffany, who we lost in 1990. Michael truly loved his family and we truly loved him. Don’t worry Mike we’ll take care of the TIBI!

         Michael was a 2003 graduate of Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk High School.  Michael joined the NAVY after graduation and has been serving the past 6 years on the USS Theodore Roosevelt, stationed in Norfolk Virginia.

         Funeral services will be held 10 AM Saturday, September 12th at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena.  Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Glenmont.  Friends and family may call at the funeral home on Friday from 4 to 7 PM.  Contributions in memory of Michael my be made to the American Red Cross of Northeastern NY, 33 Everett Road, Albany NY, 12205.