November 20, 2017

Ruth J. Walker

Walker, Ruth J. (Harrington) of Cohasset, died November 20, 2017.

Ruth was born in Boston, resided in Quincy and most recently resided in Cohasset. She worked as a secretary for Wollaston Alloy in Braintree for many years. Ruth loved to sing and dance. She also enjoyed reading, yoga and making trips to the Cape. She was a part of the Mogul Meister Ski Club. Ruth loved her family dearly; they were the cornerstone of her life. She will be remembered for her shortbread and how she always had a smile. She will be sadly missed, but never forgotten.

Dear wife to the late William Y. Walker. Loving mother to William Y. Walker, Jr. and his wife Jean of Raynham, Robert C. Walker and his wife Cheryl of Bourne. and Linda Indek and her husband Bruce of Cohasset. Cherished sister to the late John “Jack” Harrington. Beloved “Nana” to Jennifer, Nancy, Billy, Rob, Lindsey, Brad and Clarke. Great “Nana” to 7 great-grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the visiting hours on Saturday 9-10AM in the Pyne Keohane Funeral Home, 21 Emerald St. (off Central St.), HINGHAM. Funeral service will be celebrated on Saturday at 10:30 AM in Second Congregational Church – Cohasset. Please consider donations in Ruth’s name to Second Congregational Church – Angel Fund, 43 Highland Ave, Cohasset, MA 02025.