Ellen Margaret Detrick Walker

  • Born: September 21, 1911
  • Died: June 4, 2013
  • Location: Phillipsburg, Ohio

Hale-Sarver Funeral Home

284 N. Miami St.
P.O. Box 9
West Milton, OH 45383

Tel. (937) 698-4422

Tribute & Message From The Family

Ellen Margaret Detrick Walker
Age 101, of Phillipsburg, passed away Tuesday, June 4, 2013. She was born September 21, 1911, in Phillipsburg, Ohio, to her parents David & Mary "Lizzie" (Kress) Detrick. Ellen graduated from Phillipsburg High School Class of 1929. She worked as a homemaker on the family farm and retired from NCR in office service. She was a lifelong, faithful and active member of the Emanuel Lutheran Church in Phillipsburg and was involved in many community clubs including West Milton Senior Citizens, MAC Club, and the Clay Township Historical Society. She loved to read, spend time in her garden and travel with her family. Ellen enjoyed old friends and meeting new friends. She was preceded in death by her loving husband Ambert Walker and her parents. She will be missed and remembered by her daughters and son-in-law Suzanne & Oscar Page of Miamisburg, DaOnne (Bob-dec'd) Woolf of Phillipsburg; grandchildren Nancy Jones, Dr. David Page, Diane Naylor, Doug Woolf, Steve Woolf, Jeff Woolf; 11 great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held 10:30 AM Saturday, June 9, at Emanuel Lutheran Church, 44 East Main Street, Phillipsburg, Ohio. Pastor Todd Mills will officiate with interment following at Bethel Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4:30-8:00 PM Friday at Hale-Sarver Family Funeral Home, 284 N. Miami Street, West Milton. If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to Emanuel Lutheran Church Memorial Fund.

Condolence & Memory Journal

Miss Nancy: Sorry to hear about the loss of your Grandmother. Thinking of your family today....felicia

Posted by felicia mcphail - friend   June 08, 2013


Nancy, I am sorry to hear about your Grandmother's passing. There are a lot of Great Memories you have spoken about your Grandmother.
My Prayers and thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time!

Posted by Randy Allen - Friend   June 07, 2013


We had many enjoyable visits with Ellen. She sat across from us at West Milton Seniors for many years. Our deepest sympathy to the family.

Posted by Allen Werts & Sylvia Hacker - Union   June 07, 2013

Our condolences on the loss of your mother. We are thankful we were able to see her at the May lunch at Rob's. I (Patty)remember the many good times we had shopping at Richmond. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers.

With love,

Patty & Diana Heltsley

Posted by Patty & Diana Heltsley - Brookville, OH - friends of the family   June 06, 2013

in God's care rest in peace

Posted by Dwayne Bickham - Dayton, OH - friend   June 06, 2013

What a beautiful lady Miss Ellen. Sorry for your loss. She was so loved. God has a New Angel who always sang his praises. May God comfort all of you during your time of loss.
Linda Wade

Posted by A friend   June 06, 2013

My condolence to you and your family. Ellen will be greatly missed by her family and friends. Betty Odean Dearth

Posted by Betty Odean Dearth - Murrayville, GA   June 06, 2013


in God's care rest in peace

Posted by Dwayne Bickham - Dayton, OH   June 06, 2013

Thinking of all of you and also walking down memory lane a bit. Your mother was always so good to all of my sisters and me. I think she was wonderful to everyone. What a blessing to have known her. And what a blessing to know what a woman of God she was.
Be blessed
Love in Christ Jesus,
Judy Lewis Monnin

Posted by Judy Lewis Monnin - Melbourne, FL - Long time friend   June 05, 2013