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Obituary for Betty H. Walker (Wright)

October 9, 1932 – May 19, 2022
Cornwall, NY

Betty Walker, of Cornwall, NY entered into eternal rest on May 19, 2022 at Sapphire at Meadow Hill, Newburgh, NY. She was 89 years old.

The daughter of the late Nelson Wright and Lillian (Caton) Wright, Betty was born on October 9, 1932 in Cornwall, NY.

Betty loved her family especially her grandchildren, her church community and her cats. She was an active member of the Bethlehem Presbyterian Church. Betty was a retired administrative clerk for the Radiology Department at The Cornwall Hospital where she served many years.

Betty was predeceased by her loving husband, Hurshell Walker, Sr. She is survived by her sons: Hurshell Walker, Jr. of Endicott, NY, John Walker and his wife Liz of New Windsor, NY and Jim Walker and his wife Lucy of Newburgh, NY; and by her grandchildren: Carolyn, Nicole, Andy, Erika, Katelin, Gwen, Grace, and Ben.

Based on new CDC guidelines adopted by NYS, fully vaccinated individuals do not need to wear masks or be socially distanced, but unvaccinated individuals must continue to wear masks and be socially distanced in the funeral home.

Memorial Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 29th at Quigley-Sullivan Funeral Home, Inc., 337 Hudson Street, Cornwall-On-Hudson, NY. Cremation took place at Cedar Hill Crematory, Middle Hope, NY. Betty and Hurshell will be laid to rest together in the family plot at Bethlehem Cemetery, Cornwall, NY at a later date.

Arrangements are entrusted to Quigley-Sullivan Funeral Home, Inc.; to send condolences or to get directions to the funeral home, please go to