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“so sorry for your loss. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers. Susan Sutherland Berry. ”
1 of 28 | Posted by: susan berry - Marblehead, MA

“To Jon's Wife,Children and Family. When I joined EDR about 4 years ago. I was impressed by his profile which stated that he almost lost his soul mate...Read More »
2 of 28 | Posted by: Samuel Rajasekhar (Sam)

“Bridget, Sending you my condolences and prayers. I was so sorry to hear this news. May his memory be for a blessing. Hoping your memories help to...Read More »
3 of 28 | Posted by: Kristen Stavisky

“I am devastated to learn of John's passing. My heart is broken for my friend Bridget and all of John's great family. John was an all-around great...Read More »
4 of 28 | Posted by: Joseph Romanello - Charlestown, RI

“Bridget, sorry for your loss and to read this news way to young. The Rowe family send its condolences and prayers. ”
5 of 28 | Posted by: Todd Rowe

“So sorry for your loss. I grew up across the street from Jon. He was such a nice and special person. You and your family are in my thoughts. Sending...Read More »
6 of 28 | Posted by: Joli Gross

“Bridget. So sorry about Jon I was his Coach in Little league &babe; Ruth . Played with my son Jeff Arciola Jon was so nice to coach he was ...Read More »
7 of 28 | Posted by: Carmen Arciola

“Bridget, My heart, thoughts, and prayers go out to you and your family. ”
8 of 28 | Posted by: Jennifer (Rhudy) Cowenhoven

“Bridget, We wish to extend to you, your children and family our deepest condolences. May the Peace that passes all understanding be with you and your...Read More »
9 of 28 | Posted by: Bill Rudy

“Bridget. I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Bless you all. ”
10 of 28 | Posted by: Robyn Sandak

“We are so sorry to hear of your loss. We will always remember Jon's kindness, patience and fun-loving attitude while he was Meghan's soccer coach....Read More »
11 of 28 | Posted by: Socol Family

“Dear Bridget, I am so sorry to hear of your loss for you and your children. I remember Jon fondly from EDR and coming in to get his white pizza for...Read More »
12 of 28 | Posted by: Madeline Migliorini

“Dear Bridget: God always seems to call the great ones home early to assist Him in His work of caring for those who remain here.( I knew and respected...Read More »
13 of 28 | Posted by: Mark LiPuma - Buffalo, NY

“The ASTM International Committee E50 on Environmental Assessment, Risk Management and Corrective Action mourns the passing of our colleague Jon...Read More »
14 of 28 | Posted by: Julie Kilgore

“Bridget, Margit and I are so sorry for your loss. I remember when I first brought Jon into EDR as a young account executive recently out of Skidmore....Read More »
15 of 28 | Posted by: Anthony Buonicore

“Dear Bridget: Jon had all the right qualities: Smarts, kindness, generosity, determination. What a beautiful person. He and I came together in...Read More »
16 of 28 | Posted by: Bill Weissman

“Bridget, my heart breaks for you and the kids. What a gift that you had 16 beautiful years with Jon - he adored you and the life you built together....Read More »
17 of 28 | Posted by: Caroline and Matt

“Dear Bridget, Family and Friends - you are in our hearts and minds. May your memories with Jon bring comfort to you all. Thinking of you -- Stacey...Read More »
18 of 28 | Posted by: A friend

“Bridget, my heart breaks for you and the kids. What a gift that you had 16 beautiful years with Jon - he adored you and the life you built together....Read More »
19 of 28 | Posted by: Caroline and Matt

“The Sherman School community sends their love and sympathy to Ellery and the entire Walker family. ”
20 of 28 | Posted by: Eileen Roxbee - Fairfield, CT

“Words are difficult when an amazing young man's life abruptly ends. Jon was an exceptional student, athlete and coach who was a source of pride to...Read More »
21 of 28 | Posted by: Gerry Kuroghlian - Fairfield, CT

“Sam and Stacey,I am so sorry. ”
22 of 28 | Posted by: Mary Belletzkie - Fairfield, CT

“Offering our sympathies at this time. ”
23 of 28 | Posted by: The Staff of Lesko-Polke Funeral Home - CT

“Dear Bridget & children, We are so deeply sorry for your loss. Please know we are praying for all of you during this difficult time. ...Read More »
24 of 28 | Posted by: Linda & Joseph Sisko

“Such a nice guy taken far too young. My deepest sympathies to your family. ”
25 of 28 | Posted by: Sara Kennedy - Bloomfield, CT

“A great soul has departed, but the memories shall never fade. I am so sorry to hear of the passing of John. You and your family are in our thoughts...Read More »
26 of 28 | Posted by: Christine, Brendan, Mackenzie, Meghan O'Hayre - CT

“Dear Bridget & Family, We are so deeply sorry to hear about the loss of John. There are no words to say how sad this is for you and your children....Read More »
27 of 28 | Posted by: Linda M. Sisko & Joseph R. Sisko & Family

“Our hearts go out to you at this time and in the days ahead. ”
28 of 28 | Posted by: Linda, Joe, Doug & family Sisko - CT


Jonathan Immanuel Walker, age 46, beloved husband of Bridget Short Walker, of Fairfield, passed away peacefully on February 1, 2017. Born Feb 15, 1970 in New York City, Jon was the son of the late Howard Walker and Sandra Schapiro Walker, of Westport and Boca Raton, FL. In addition to Bridget, his devoted wife of 16 years, many cherished memories of Jon will be embraced by his daughter Ellery and son William. He is also survived by his brother Samuel Walker, his wife Stacey, and their children, Zander and Cobie, all of Weston; His parents-in-law, Eugene and Sandra Short, of Southport; his sister-in-law Jennifer Ramirez, her husband Jim, and their children Griffin and Scarlett, all of Southport; Two aunts, Marion Cohen and Betty Ann Korman, both of New York; several cousins. Jon spent his entire life living in the Westport/Fairfield area where he formed life-long friendships and positively impacted countless people with his infectious personality and kindness. He graduated from Staples High School in 1988 and Skidmore College in 1992. In 1990 at Skidmore, Jon found the love of his life and soul mate in Bridget and they celebrated their 16th year of marriage this last fall. Jon was a loving and devoted father to their daughter Ellery and son William on whom he doted and showered with love and affection. A gifted and natural athlete, Jon excelled in most all sports including soccer, basketball, golf and baseball, which culminated in Jon playing soccer, basketball and baseball at the collegiate level. As unparalleled and remarkable his athleticism, Jon was an extraordinary leader and mentor professionally. Nearly 20 years of his professional life was dedicated to EDR, an environmental information company where he served as an executive Vice President of Sales. Jon concluded his career in the same industry as VP Sales at Envirosite Corp. Jon's legacy will continue through the hearts and memories of his loving family and friends who will always remember the warm embrace, kind spirit, wry smile, wonderful charm, unmatched athleticism and love of Saratoga and horse racing, the Jets, golf, his friends and most importantly his beautiful family. Calling hours will be held on Monday from 4-9 PM in the Lesko & Polke Funeral Home, 1209 Post Road, in Fairfield Center. On Tuesday at 10:30 AM, Friends may meet directly in St. Anthony Church, 149 South Pine Creek Road, Fairfield for his prayer service. His interment will follow in Oak Lawn Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to either: The Staples High School Soccer Program, 70 North Avenue, Westport, CT 06880 or Skidmore College 815 North Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12833. For travel directions or to sign his guest register, please visit www.LeskoPolkeFuneralHome.com. For travel directions or to sign his guest register, please visit www.LeskoPolkeFuneralHome.com.