November 13, 1958 - May 11, 2019
Celebration of Life: Friday, June 14th 3:00 p.m. at Hopkinton Center for the Arts
Walker Anderson VI, 60, of Holliston, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, May 11, 2019. Born in Kansas City, Missouri, and raised in Rockville and Severna Park, Maryland, he was the son of the late Jane (Silliman) and Walker Anderson V. He was the beloved husband of 34 years to Sherry (Chinn) Anderson of Holliston. He was the proud and devoted father of his two children, Walker Anderson VII of Roslindale, MA and Kyle Owen Anderson of Madison, WI.
Walker was a kind, honest, generous, talented, patient and loving family man who had a brilliant mind, and a witty and dry sense of humor. He had an insatiable desire to learn. Playing and studying the piano and other instruments were Walker’s passions. His interests were many and varied including music, nature (especially birds), art, history, gardening, reading, photography, hiking and travel. He enjoyed attending jazz, classical, rock ‘n roll and folk music concerts. Vacationing in Eastham, MA, Cape Cod, was a favorite as well as trips to France, Italy, England, Scotland, Canada and throughout the US. He felt fortunate to visit Israel several times over the past few years through his work. With his family and friends, he was an enthusiastic fan of the Boston Red Sox.
A proud graduate of Cornell University, Walker received a BS, Electrical Engineering Degree in 1980. He received a Master’s in Business Administration Degree from Boston University in 1986, and a Certificate in