Norah Lynn Walker

DEKALB — Norah Lynn Walker, 14 months, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, April 24 at the Rochelle Community Hospital in Rochelle. Norah was born on Feb. 28, 2021 to Donovan and Tara (Burgess) Walker in DeKalb.  

Norah touched the hearts of so many people with her contagious smile and sweet personality. She will be deeply missed.

She is survived by her parents, Donovan and Tara of DeKalb; grandparents: Greg and Kim Burgess of Rochelle, Dana Walker of DeKalb and Dennis Grimm of DeKalb; great grandparents: Dave and Mary Walker of DeKalb, Jim and Deanna Glass of Genoa, Ron and Lynda Sassaman of Rochelle and great great “Granny” Vivian Holt of Rochelle.

Norah is loved by all her aunts and uncles, her cousins and so many family friends.

Norah was preceded in death by her great grandma, Judy Sassaman, great grandpa, Charles Burgess and many great great grandparents.

The visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Friday, April 29 at the Unger-Horner Funeral Home, 400 N. 6th St., Rochelle. The funeral service will follow the visitation at 2 p.m. with Pastor Dan Sergeant officiating. Burial will be at Lawnridge Cemetery in Rochelle. A memorial will be established. Visit to sign the online guest book.


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