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“We will miss our sister Betty for the rest of my lives. We loved her dearly and would do anything to have her with us. This will not be easy, please...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Brenda Walker-Connell - IA

“I used to work with Betty at I.C. Rehab, she was a wonderful person, fun, funny, a hard worker and always had a smile on her face. R.I.P. Betty, you...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Brandy Krob

“Dianna, Faith, Sharon My heart goes out to you and your family. May God give you the courage to move on. Rest in Peace Betty. Anne ”
3 of 11 | Posted by: Anne Kiche - Iowa City, IA

“Dianna Colin and family, Deepest regrets at the passing of your beloved sister. May God comfort you in your hours of sorrow. Clo ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Clo Stewart - North Liberty, IA

“I'm in heartbreak and sadness to learn of the passing of a great Friend to me Betty, May you R.I.H!!!! I will always love you, you were like a sister...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Tanya Mann - Iowa city, IA

“I worked at the rehab with Betty for nine months. Betty was very nice and sweet to me. ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: Keisha - Cedar Rapids, IA

“Betty had a heart of gold. She would help you in anyway she could. Praying for you & family and hoping you find comfort in God's loving arms. ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Glenda Glasgow-Wieneke - IA

“Betty I will miss you very much, you have been a dear friend to me for 15 years. I will remember your laugh. Betty was there for me when I was going...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Ada Pho - Iowa city, IA

“I would like to express my deepest condolences to the Walker and extended family, may the peace of God be with you during this difficult time, my...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Mildre Johnson - MN

“I met Mrs. Betty in July 2007, better yet she met me. I arrived here in Iowa City in a new apartment with 2 grand children and an adult daughter. A...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Linda Moore - Iowa City, IA

“Betty you will be missed dearly , You were the one who never forgot a birthday and everybodys friend. In your eternal sleep may the lord keep you and...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Melantha Moore - Gary, IN


Betty Walker-Posey, 52, of Iowa City died Thursday, January 7, 2016 at her home.

Funeral Services will be held 1 p.m. Friday, January 15th at the Gay & Ciha Funeral Service in Iowa City. Burial will follow at Oakland Cemetery. A time of visitation will be held Thursday, from 4-7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Betty Walker was born January 6, 1964, in Gary, Indiana. She was the daughter of Willie B. Walker and Bessie (Pittman) Hugly. After over twenty years of life together, in 2010; she was united in marriage to the love of her life, Terry Lane Posey in Iowa City, Iowa. Betty had dedicated her life to caring for others as a certified nursing assistant.

Betty had spent many years sharing that care with the residents of Iowa City Rehab and Health Care Center.

Her family includes her husband, Terry Posey; mother, Bessie Hugly; father, Willie B. Walker; sisters, Diana Colon (Richard) of Iowa City, Brenda Walker-Connell (Arthur) of Iowa City, Faith Walker of Iowa City, Sharon Walker of Iowa City, Evelyn Walker of Cedar Rapids, Pamela Green (Cyril) of Iowa City and Arce, Dorothy and Stella; brothers, Bobby Joe Poke of Rockford, Illinois and Lorenzo; dear aunt, Katherine as well as numerous extended family members.

Betty was preceded in death by her nephew, Montrell Lee.