Died: September 20, 1984
Married: Alfred S. Walker
Ethel Nickerson Walker was a registered nurse who operated the house at 67 Park Avenue as the Walker Cottage. She moved to Saranac Lake in 1919. She moved to Maine in 1972, but by 1974, she was back in Saranac Lake, moving from 1 Riverside Drive to the DeChantal Apartments.
Alfred Walker is listed as living at 67 Park Avenue from 1925, and Ethel first appears at that address in 1933, and continued there until at least 1954.
See Johan A. Olsen, for a letter sent from a former patient.
Adirondack Daily Enterprise, July 6, 1972
Mrs. Ethel Walker of 1 Riverside Drive, who has lived here since 1913, is moving to Bucksport, Me. where she will make her home with a longtime friend. Mrs. Walker, a registered nurse, originally from Bangor, graduated from the Massachusetts General Hospital in 1917 and came here with a sister who was ill.
Adirondack Daily Enterprise, September 24, 1984
Mrs. Ethel Walker
SARANAC LAKE - Mrs. Ethel N. Walker, 94, of 20 Church Street, died Thursday evening, Sept. 20, at Uihlein Mercy Center in Lake Placid. She had been a resident of the center since 1979.
Mrs. Walker was a 1917 graduate of Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston and member of the hospital's Nurses' Alumni. Association.
Her husband, Alfred S. Walker, predeceased her.
There will be no local services. A graveside service will be held at the Marston Cemetery in Orrington, Me.
Memorial donations may be made to Uihlein Mercy Center or the Saranac Lake Free Library.
The Fortune Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.