Mr. Walker passed away June 30, 2009, at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Neb.
Michael was born June 20, 1965 in Storm Lake, to Kenneth and Norma (Lietz) Walker. Michael grew up in Spencer, and moved to Hastings to marry Deb Leighty on Aug. 29, 2000, they later divorced. He worked as a welder for Thermo King.
He was a member of ABATE of Nebraska.
He was preceded in death by his dad, Kenneth; and grandparents, Henry and Mildred Lietz.
Michael is survived by his daughter, Gracie Walker of Hastings; mother and step-father, Norma and Ron Whalen of Spencer; step-mother, Helen Walker of Spencer; brothers: Tom Walker and his wife, Carla of Spencer, Bob Walker of Inwood, and Daniel Walker and his wife, Bobbi of Hartley; and grandmother, Hazel Norris of Emmetsburg.
Memorials are suggested to the Gracie Walker Education Fund.
Condolences may be left at www.dewittfuneral.com