Walker, Marlys Ann Jun 25, 1939 – Jun 26, 2013 Bellevue, NE. Passed away surrounded by her family after a lengthy illness. She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Marlys Ryker; and sister, Dawn Boogaard. Married for 56 years to Laymon Walker, he survives of the home. Ann loved learning and encouraged her children to pursue as much education as possible. After her children were well on their way to completing their education, she enrolled at Northwest Missouri State University in Maryville, MO, completing her history degree in 1996. Additional survivors include her son, David Walker, MD, Bellevue; daughter, Annette Farnan JD (John), Bellevue; daughter, Karen Leeper, PhD (Mark), Wayne, NE; her beloved grandchildren, James Farnan, Henry Farnan, Wyatt Leeper, and Hannah and Emily Leeper; sister, Carol (Keith) Felland, Minneapolis, MN; brother, Jimmy (Sonia) Ryker, Orlando, FL; numerous brothers and sisters-in-laws, nieces and nephews; and her beloved dog, Buddy. The family will receive friends Friday, June 28 from 10-11am at Bellevue Memorial Chapel. FUNERAL SERVICE: Friday, June 28 at 11am at Bellevue Memorial Chapel. Interment: Jeffers Cemetery, Jeffers, MN. Memorial suggested to the family.