Obituary for WALKER JR.

Published in the Albuquerque Journal on Wednesday May 28, 2014

WALKER ROBERT HOWARD JR. 1971-2014 On Thursday, May 22, 2014 Robert Howard Walker Jr. a resident of Los Lunas, NM passed away peacefully surrounded by loved ones at the age of 43. Robert's many joys in life were spending time helping coach his son's football team, watching his daughter play the many sports she's involved in and visiting with his family at church. Robert is preceded in death by his young son, Marcos Walker Lopez; and sister, Margaret Ann Walker. Robert will be adoringly remembered by his wife and best friend, Susan Lopez Walker; their two precious children, Anaylssa and Nicholas; his parents, Anna Torres, Leo and Rosa Torres, Albert and Martha Lopez; sister, Claudia Torres; brother, Vincent Torres; his brother-in-laws, Albert Jr. and Gabriel Lopez, Jeremy and Angelic Shaw. Robert will be profoundly missed by his numerous nieces and nephews, Ashley, Mikayla, Leah, Alicia, Marisa, Andrea, Monique, Christopher and Dominic; his "brothers" Josh Chavez and Ray Pinon. A prayer service will be held Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. at Romero's Funeral Home in Belen. A mass of Christian burial to honor Robert's life on Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. at Calvary Chapel New Harvest in Los Lunas with Pastor David Maestas presiding. Special thanks to the nursing staff and physicians of Presbyterian Hospital and Kindred Hospital for their exceptional care and dedication. Sign Robert's online tribute at www.romerofuneralhomenm.com Romero Funeral Home, 609 N. Main Street, Belen, NM