Mary Ann Walker (nee Kuchera) entered into Eternal Life on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013 at the age of 86.
She was the wife of the late Joseph M. Carlone and John R. Walker. Loving mother of Marcia S. (Mike) Ryback, Debra A. (Anthony) Orlando, Mary Jo Garinger and Joseph P. Carlone. Grandmother of Melissa (Joshua) Kraner, Brett Ryback, Rachel Orlando, Anthony M. Orlando, Amy Jo Garinger and Alec Garinger. Great-grandmother of Kaiya Jo Kraner and Bryce Kraner. Sister of Gerald (Rosie) Kuchera, Joan Thomas, Barbara Obselka and the late Janet Hinkes. Further survived by other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by her parents William and Eleanor Kuchera.
Mary Ann was a graduate of Messmer High School and graduated with honors from Alverno College, Milwaukee.
Special thanks to the care givers at Harbour House and Vitas Hospice for all their compassionate care. If desired, memorials in Mary Ann's name to the Alzheimer's Association appreciated.
Visitation at the Max A. Sass & Sons Mission Hills Chapel, 8910 W. Drexel Avenue, on Friday, Jan. 18 from 5-7:30 p.m. Vigil Service at 7:30pm. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, 6060 W. Loomis Rd., on Saturday at 10:30am. Burial at Holy Cross Cemetery, 7301 W. Nash Street, Milwaukee.