Kraeer Funeral Home & Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens

200 West Copans Road, Pompano Beach, FL


Doris Katherine Walker

February 13, 1933March 23, 2020

Doris Katherine (Katey) Walker passed away March 23, 2020. She was 87 years old.

Katey was born In Eureka, California and was the daughter of Doris Kildale and Arthur Dewey Niles. She was a graduate of Fortuna High School and the University of California Davis, receiving her PhD. in economics in 1974. She taught at the University of Missouri, the University of Florida, and Kansas State University. She retired in Pompano Beach.

She is survived by 4 daughters: Sharon and Jeff Arey; Karen and Charles Breck; Lauren and Don Peloquin; and Dauren Walker and Ed Thoman; as well as grandsons, Renuka and Andrew Arey, and Brock Peloquin.

Katey received many honors and awards during her professional career. She loved hosting family Christmas, reading, playing Rumicube with friends, traveling to see family and friends, and watching the ocean. She will be greatly missed by all.


  • Graveside Service Tuesday, March 31, 2020


Doris Katherine Walker

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Myra Corbo

March 30, 2020

We are so sorry for your loss Lauren. You and your family are in our prayers.
May all the beautiful memories you have of your mom...heal your heart.
Corbo Family.

Paula Peloquin

March 29, 2020

Hello Walker Family,
I am so sorry for your loss. Katy was a gracious person. I feel lucky to have had opportunity to spend time with her this past December.

Paula Peloquin


March 26, 2020

Loved her bunches!