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Virda L. Walker-Hayden
April 15, 1954 - February 8, 2018
Service Date: February 17, 2018
A Home Going Celebration honoring Virda’s life will be held on Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 12 Noon at Second Baptist Church, 3925 32nd Avenue.
A visitation will be held at the church, 3925 32nd Avenue from 10:00AM until the time of the service.
Memorial remembrances would be appreciated.
Virda L.Walker-Hayden, age 63 of Kenosha, was granted Eternal Life on Thursday, February 8, 2018.
She was born in Kenosha on April 15th, 1954; the daughter the late Wyble Crain and Morean Conley. In 1972, she graduated from Mary D. Bradford High School; the first African American cheerleader. She furthered her education by obtaining an associate’s degree from Gateway Technical College.
Virda was a unit secretary for Kenosha Hospital for many years.
She was a true believer of God, was a member of the Second Baptist Church and sang in the choir throughout her young adult years. She was the sweetest and kindest person with a heart of gold.
She is survived by her husband, Jerry Hayden; her children, Savonté Walker, Shlonda Walker and Ahmad Landrum; her siblings, Glenda (Michael) DalCanton, Leon Crain, Darrin Crain and Latoya Crain; her grandchildren, Suraya Walker, Ramone Kimbrough and Adonis Cotto along with a host of other family and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles Mosley and John Henry-Warrick.