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Mary Ellen (Bloom) Walker

February 19, 1948 ~ April 27, 2019 (age 71)

Mary Ellen Walker, 71, of Alpena passed away Saturday, April 27, 2019 at her home.

Mary Ellen Bloom was born in Alpena on February 19, 1948 to the late Roy and June (Bailey) Bloom.  She married Jeffrey Walker on February 29, 1984.  He preceded her in death on October 21, 2015.  Mary Ellen enjoyed gardening, working outdoors and spending time with children and grandchildren.

Surviving are 4 children, Katherine Kieck, Koni (Christopher) Hedgecock, Jamie (Janelle) Mott, Katja (Christopher) Larsen; 7 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; brother, Dick (Mary Jane) Bloom; sister, Nancy (Hank) Horodoysky; brother-in-law, Jim Whitcomb; sister-in-law, Donna Bloom; several nieces and nephews.

Mary Ellen was preceded in death by son John Mott; daughter, Kristina French; 2 brothers, Danny Bloom, Fred Bloom and a sister, Sandra Whitcomb.

Visitation will take place at the Bannan Funeral Home on Wednesday from 11 a.m. until time of the funeral service at 1 p.m. with Rev. Arnie Kirschner officiating.