June 25, 1966 – June 26, 2018
WALKER, KAREEN (Hammonds Plains)
Born In: St. Rita Hospital, Sydney, Nova Scotia
Date of Birth: June 26, 1966
Passed In: QEII Hospital, Halifax, NS
Passed On: June 25, 2018
It is with profound sadness, the loving family of Kareen (Cash) Walker, announce her passing on June 25th, 2018 after a courageous battle with breast cancer. Kareen was surrounded by her adoring family and close friends.
Kareen was a graduate of Riverview High School, Coxheath (class of 1984). Kareen continued her studies at Dalhousie School of Pharmacy graduating in 1990. She began her pharmacy career at Shoppers Drug Mart, Mayflower Mall, Sydney, before joining Lawton’s Pharmacy, Northwood, in Halifax in 1999. She worked her way to Senior Consultant Pharmacist, Northwood and Oceanview.
Kareen had many passions during her life such as avid reader and lover of travel. However, her passion for her husband and three beautiful daughters was her greatest love.
Kareen is survived by her devoted husband of 27 years, Kent; her daughters Meaghan, Sarah Jane and Hannah (Hammonds Plains); loving parents Dan and Marnie (Neville) Cash (Irish Cove); mother-in-law Andrea Walker (French Vale); brother Danny, his wife Colleen and their children Connor, Emma and Ailee Jane Cash (Pittsburgh); sisters and brothers in-laws Kathy (Eric) MacRae (Sydney River), Donald Walker (Ottawa), Kim (Albert) Jollymore (Hammonds Plains), Kevin (Gabe) Walker (North Carolina) and Koreen Lahey (Sydney River).
Kareen was predeceased by her father-in-law Douglas Walker (French Vale) and her paternal and maternal grandparents.
Kareen was loved dearly by her many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. She will be terribly missed by her many close friends and extended family, especially her best friend Lisa, her husband Johnny along with their daughters Madison and Grayson Fifoot.
Visitation Thursday June 28, 2018 7-9pm and Friday June 29, from 5 – 9pm at JA Snow Funeral Home, Lacewood Dr. Funeral mass to be celebrated on Saturday June 30th at 11am at St Ignatius Catholic Church, Bedford with Father Paul Abbass officiating. A special memorial service will take place on Saturday July 7th at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Parish Church in Sydney River.
Donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society (or charity of choice) in memory of Kareen.
Forever Loved and Forever in our Hearts.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Kareen Walker 2018.source