Daniel L. Walker of Austin passed away peacefully on February 6th, 2013, surrounded by his loving family.
Danny was born in San Benito, TX, on January 15th 1946. He loved fishing, all sports, especially High School football, and his real passion was his children and grandchildren.
He leaves behind his beloved wife of 30 years, Donice, and the pride and joy of his life, his three sons. He is survived by Danny Walker Jr. (Alisa) of Austin, Jeff Walker (Miranda) of Temple, and Kent Walker (Sarah) of Round Rock. One step-daughter, Donna Warner (Frank) of La Vernia, and one step-son Jim Owens of Austin. Grandchildren Daniel, Will, Madison, Regan and Eli. Step-grandchildren Joshua, Cody and Brooke. His beloved pet Sophie. He is also survived by his brothers, Buddy and Roy Walker (Sherrilyn) and sister Veda (Dwayne) McWhorter.
He was preceded in death by his parents, E.J. and Elaine Walker and brother Jimmy.
Special thanks goes out to Randy Wright, managers and coworkers of Sam’s Club 8259 for their love and support during Danny’s battle with Colon Cancer.
Visitation was from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday February 8, 2013, at Harrell Funeral Home, 4435 Frontier Trail. Services were held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9th at Harrell Funeral Home Chapel.