Breanna Lynne Walker, 20, a resident of Fort Wayne, passed away at 11:54 p.m. on Wednesday, March 14, 2012, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne from injuries suffered in a motorcycle accident earlier in the evening in Fort Wayne.
Breanna was born Jan. 27, 1992, in Columbus, Ohio, a daughter of Jeffrey A. and Lynne (Pitcock) Walker.
She spent her formative years in Fort Wayne, and graduated from Northrop High School in 2010.
She was a second-year student at the University of Saint Francis, and also worked part time as a waitress.
The surviving relatives include her father and step-mother, Jeff A. and Kathleen (Cassidy) Walker of Richmond, Ky., and formerly of Churubusco; her mother Lynne E. (Pitcock) Walker of Fort Wayne; two sisters, Alexandra Walker and Maggie Walker, both of Richmond, Ky; a brother Kale Walker of Richmond, Ky; two grandmothers Joycelyn Briggs of Canton, Ohio and Lucille Walker of Rensselaer; her step-grandparents Hib and Donna Cassidy of Fort Wayne; an aunt, Sheri Patron of Canton, Ohio; a cousin Antonio Patron of Canton, Ohio; and a great-uncle Ron Briggs of Canton, Ohio.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday at the Churubusco United Methodist Church with Pastor Corinne Boruff-Stucker, officiating.
The family will receive friends at the Sheets & Childs Funeral Home in Churubusco on Sunday from 3 to 7 p.m., or at the church one hour prior to the service Monday morning.
The family requests that memorials be directed to Churubusco United Methodist Church, 750 N. Main Street, Churubusco, IN 46723; or the University of St. Francis, 2701 Spring Street, Fort Wayne, IN 46808
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