In loving memory of

Francoise Walker
August 30, 1939 - September 6, 2019

MUSCATINE, Iowa - Francoise Paule Walker, 80, passed away on Friday, September 6, 2019, at her home.

The Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences:

Francoise was born on August 30, 1939, in St. Jean D'Angely, the daughter of Paul Barbier and André Perrotin. She married John W. Walker on December 22, 1962 in Paris, France.

She retired from Heinz Company in 1993 and was a member of the Calvary Church.

Francoise enjoyed bowling, mushroom hunting, and fishing. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Those left to honor her memory include her husband, John Walker of Muscatine; her children Chester Walker of Muscatine, Brigitte Brus and husband, Richard, of Nevada, Missouri, Michelle Docherty and husband, Jason, of Muscatine, and Claudine Connor and significant other, Ron Blythe, of Muscatine; Grandchildren, Brady Walker of Fruitland, Aidyn Walker of Muscatine, Nathaniel Brus and his wife, Emily, of Indianola, Caleb Brus and his wife, Taylor, of Des Moines, Gabriel Brus and his special friend, Britni, of Kansas City, Missouri, Jonah Brus of Nevada, Missouri, Mindy Daehn and her significant other, Shane Hanssen, of Muscatine, Rodney Daehn II of Muscatine, Danielle Holder and her husband, Michael, of Muscatine, Dominique Walker and her significant other, Greg Leach, of Muscatine, Angelique Connor and her significant other, Michael Unternahrer, of Grandview, Dale Connor of Burlington, and Sebastian Connor of Muscatine; great grandchildren, Levi and Nora Holder, both of Muscatine; two step grandchildren, Zach and Logan Docherty; three step-great grandchildren, Bergyn, Levi and Reid, all of Indianola, her mother, André Perrotin of St. Jean D'Angely ; and sister, Martine Jamois and husband, Gabriel, of Rennes, France.

She was preceded in death by her father.


Michelle wrote on Feb 14, 2020:

"Missing you today and EVERY DAY. May you rest in peace eternally, you deserve it for all the many great and caring things you did for all of us ??????"

Jacque Morgan wrote on Sep 7, 2019:

"Sorry to hear of Francoise passing! I have great memories of activities with her & the family! May God comfort you all & give you peace!"

Beth "Tomasson " Crummer wrote on Sep 6, 2019:

"I am sorry for your loss. I have fond memories of your mom. I remember her calling all you kids home with the whistle out the kitchen window, when we were all playing in the neighborhood. You will all be in my prayers, Beth "Tomasson" Crummer"

Ron Blythe wrote on Sep 6, 2019:

"I am so so sorry for you loss.."