A memorial Mass for John S. Walker, who retired as head of shipping for a padding manufacturer, will be offered at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at SS. Philip and James Roman Catholic Church, 2801 N. Charles St.
Mr. Walker, who was 82, died of cancer Saturday at his home in the Forty-Three Hundred North Charles Apartments.
He retired in 1974 as head of the shipping department of William T. Burnett & Co. Inc., which makes polyurethane foam for padding and other uses. With Burnett for many years, he previously was a shipping supervisor with other companies.
Born in Panama but reared in Baltimore, he was a 1927 graduate of Mount St. Joseph High School and attended Loyola College and the University of Baltimore.