August 16, 1932 - December 27, 2012 Resided in Bloomfield, CT
Alfred Vincent Walker "Jack", 80, of Bloomfield, passed away peacefully at his home with his family on December 27, 2012. Alfred was born in Ebenezer, St. Catherine, Jamaica. He was the son of the late Soloman and Esther (Hammond) Walker. He was a loving husband, great father, grandfather and an exceptional chef. Al came to Connecticut with his friend Bozie Duncan in June 1969. He worked at Royal Typewriter, Mercy Knoll and finally at St. Mary's Home as a chef for many years. He leaves behind his loving wife Zelpha of 31 years, only brother Percival Walker of UK; sons Deric Walker of East Hartford, Tyrell Walker of Miami, FL; daughters Marcia Howell, West Hartford, Angeline Walker, Indiana, Jasmine Parchell, Michigan; step-daughters Yvonne Davis, West Hartford, Janice Davis of Hartford, grandchildren & great grandchildren & a host of nieces, nephews and dear friends to mourn his loss. He was predeceased by his son Morris Walker; brothers Ferdinand, Clarence, Radclife & Tivy, sisters Myrtle and Jasmine. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, January 5th, 2013 at 10:00 am at St. Justin Church, 230 Blue Hills Ave., Hartford. Burial will follow in Mount St. Benedict Cemetery, Bloomfield. The family will receive friends from 6-9 PM at the Carmon Funeral Home, 807 Bloomfield Ave., Windsor on Friday January 4th, 2013. In lieu of flowers donations can be sent to St. Justin Church, 230 Blue Hills Ave. Hartford, CT 06112.