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Donna Ann (Dunphy) Walker

November 27, 1959 ~ May 15, 2021 (age 61)


GRAFTON - Donna A. (Dunphy) Walker, 61, of Grafton, passed away at home surrounded by her family on Saturday, May 15, 2021 after a long battle with lung cancer.

Her husband, Robert Walker, passed away in 2010.  She is survived by her three children, Kerri Carr and her husband Michael of Wrentham, Joshua Ewald of Westborough and Katelyn Ewald of Worcester.  She leaves four grandchildren, Juliana, Mia, Jacub, and Angel, and is also survived by her mother Rita (O’Neil) Dunphy, with whom she lived, and her sister Darlene Walkiewicz and her husband Craig of Shrewsbury, and her beloved family dog Sadie.  She was predeceased by her father Daniel Dunphy and her brother David Dunphy.  She attended Grafton High School and spent most of her life in Grafton before moving to Hampton Beach, NH where she spent many great years.

Donna worked many years in health care as a Personal Care Assistant in hospitals and nursing homes.  She was an outgoing, charismatic person with a zest for life. 

A Funeral Mass will be held Monday, May 24, 2021 at 11:00 am at St. Mary’s Church, 17 Waterville St, N. Grafton.  All are welcome to go directly to the church.  There are no calling hours.  Arrangements are in the care of Rice Funeral Home. 300 Park Ave, Worcester.


Funeral Mass
May 24, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Mary's Church - Grafton
17 Waterville St
North Grafton, MA 01536

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