Penwell Turner Funeral Home - Shelby, Ohio

Justin Robert Walker

Justin Robert Walker, age 30, passed away on Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at home unexpectedly.

Justin was a 2010 graduate of Shelby High School. He made many friends on his travels and adventures throughout the USA.  Justin was a country-boy at heart.  He loved to hunt and fish and enjoyed spending time in nature, especially with family and friends at the “Crooked Family Cabin”.

Surviving family include his mother: Jill Cole-Bloom of Shelby; father: James Horner of Bucyrus; brothers: Johnathan (Kate) Walker of Iowa, Josiah (Marli) Horner of Shelby, Patrick Walker of Mansfield; a sister: Jakarra (Zachery) Martin of Shelby; grandfather: John Cole; his children: Annasophia Parker, Elowen and Daniel Walker; nieces: Rowan and Zaeley; nephews: Zammerick, DJ, Brayden, Landen, Grayson, and Lukas.

He was preceded in death by his biological father: Patrick Walker; maternal grandmother: Jacquelyn Cole; paternal grandparents: James and Judy Montgomery; and uncle: Raymond Montgomery.

Family and friends are welcome on Thursday, January 27, 2022 from 4-7 pm at the Penwell Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby, where funeral services will be held on Friday, January 28, 2022 at 2 pm. Father David Sipes will officiate and burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, New Haven. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Penwell Turner Funeral Home to offset funeral expenses.

Sympathy may be expressed by leaving an online condolence on Justin’s obituary at or by leaving a comment on his obituary post on the funeral home’s Facebook page,

Memories & Condolence

  1. Patty Trausch and Theon Downing says:

    Jill and family,
    We are so very sorry to hear of Justin’s passing. Sending love and hugs for you all

  2. Boona says:

    So sorry for your loss love u guys boona

  3. Patricia Adkins says:

    My deepest sympathy for you Jill and to the rest of the Family. Sending you love and prayers to help you through.❤️❤️

  4. Robin Hamilton Smedley says:

    Deepest sympathies Jill and Family
    May Gods love hold your family close together and comfort you all

  5. Isaac Gwin says:

    I am so sorry for your loss. I pray for the peace and mercy of God to cover this family.

    The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who crushed in spirit. – Psalm 34:18

  6. Isaac Gwin says:

    I am so sorry for your loss. I pray for the peace and mercy of God to cover this family.

    The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit. – Psalm 34:18

  7. Rich Johnson says:

    “So also you have sorrow now, but I will see you again, and your hearts will rejoice, and no one will take your joy from you.” John 16:22.

    My deepest sympathy to you and your family.

  8. Mindy Utz says:

    My deepest condolences.

  9. Fran and Larry Smith says:

    To Jill, We are keeping you and your family, Justins’ family, and John Cole in our thoughts and prayers. May God warm your hearts with loving memories of Justin and be there to comfort you during those difficult times. Love you guys.

  10. Jennie Schroeder says:

    I am so sorry for the loss of your son. Hugs.

  11. Tess and Deb Love says:

    Dear John, Jill and family…Sorry for your loss…
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you through this difficult time..

  12. Keesha Mosley says:

    My most deepest of sympathies Jill~
    My heart goes out to you & your family❤️

  13. The Pohlabels says:

    Deepest sympathy, Jill and family. My heart breaks for you.

  14. Jamie Ramirez says:

    My heart goes out to you and you family Jill.i love you and the boys with all my heart. May God give you some kind of comfort as these days go by.

    Jamie Ramirez ( cuz)

  15. Lona Seibert says:

    Jill, So sorry to hear the loss of your son . Very sad. You. Are in my prayers to give you much strength to be able to get through this . Love you !!!

  16. Krysa says:

    My deepest sympathies and prayers go out to the family.

  17. Heather Whilding (Fagan) says:

    Jill, I am so sorry for your loss. My condolences to you and your family. I will keep you in my prayers. Take care.

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