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June 29, 1948 ~ February 25, 2022 (age 73)


Paul A. Walk, 73 of Sigel, Illinois passed Friday, February 25, 2022 surrounded by his family in his residence.  Paul was born June 29, 1948 in Effingham, Illinois, the son of Maurice and Julia (Wessel) Walk.  He married Margaret "Maggie" May September 20, 1969 in the St. Mary Of The Assumption Church in Neoga, Illinois.  He was a self employed farmer and he proudly served in Vietnam.  Mr. Walk was a Member of the St. Michael The Archangel Church in Sigel, Illinois, the Sigel American Legion in Sigel, Illinois and a life member of the Effingham V.F.W. in Effingham, Illinois.  Paul loved being with his family and farming.  He is survived by his wife of 52 years, "Maggie" Walk of Sigel, Illinois; daughters, Jennie Welsh (Doug) of Gays, Illinois and April Walk of Sigel, Illinois; grandchildren, Jack, Ty and Lexi Welsh; great granddaughter, Kynlie Welsh; brothers, Bill Walk (Doris) of Sigel, Illinois and Pat Walk (Brenda) of Sigel, Illinois; sisters, Marjorie Weissing (Edward) of Teutopolis, Illinois, Linda Baker (John) of Sigel, Illinois and Joyce Wagner (Ed) of Savoy, Illinois; several nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents.

 A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, February 28, 2022 at 1:00 PM in the St. Michael The Archangel Church in Sigel, Illinois. There will be no public visitation.  Burial will be in the St. Michael Cemetery in Sigel, Illinois.

Memorials in lieu of flowers are suggested to the St. Michael School, Cancer Research or HS  HS St. Anthony Hospice.   

 The Swengel - O'Dell Funeral Home of Neoga, Illinois is assisting the family with arrangements.

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Mass of Christian Burial
February 28, 2022

1:00 PM
St. Michael The Archangel Church
200 Church Street
Sigel, IL 62462

American Legion Service
February 28, 2022

4:00 PM
St. Michael Cemetery
3450 E 100 N
Sigel, IL 62462


HSHS St. Anthony Hospice
Effingham IL 62401

St. Michael School
Sigel IL

Cancer Research

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