1941 – 2017
North Grosvenordale – Mona J. Walker, 75, of Marshall St., died Sunday, May 21, 2017 in Hartford Hospital. She was the loving wife of Carlton Walker. Born in Mehoopamy, PA, she was the daughter of the late Nathan and Catherine (Wright) Foux.
Mrs. Walker worked as a clothing factory worker. She enjoyed playing bingo, visiting Foxwoods Resort and Casino, attending community lunch, enjoyed going out for walks and especially spending quality time with her grandchildren.
In addition to her husband Carlton, Mona is survived by her son, Robert Sands, Jr. of Laceyville, PA; her daughters, Bonnie Tetreault of N. Grosvenordale, and Diane Sands of Carlisle, PA; her brothers, Nathan “Paul” Foux, Sr. of Pittston, PA, Rollin “Ronnie” Foux, Sr. of Carroll ME, and Chucky Kobyus of MA; her sisters, Elaine Faye Rickaby of Danielson, Catherine Mayo of Webster, MA, Graceanne Winkler of Binghamton, NY, Connie Houle of Brookville, FL, and Melody Kobylus of Orono, ME, and Richard Paul Foux, Sr. of MA; eight grandchildren; eighteen great grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brothers, the late Robert “Bobby” Foux, and Duane Foux; and her sister, Margaret Turcotte.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Mona’s family from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 25, 2017 in the Valade Funeral Home, 23 Main St., N. Grosvenordale with a funeral service taking place at 4:00 p.m. in the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made to the American Lung Association of CT, 45 Ash St., East Hartford, CT 06108. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.