Gerald J. Walton, 57, of Roswell, passed away in Albuquerque on Sunday. Oct. 13, 2013, of natural causes at UNM Hospital. Gerald was born Aug. 3, 1956, to Gerald C. and Marie (Baird) Walton in Heber City, Utah. He was in the nursing field for over 40 years.
Gerald loved the great outdoors. His hobbies included golfing, bowling and just being close to nature.
Gerald is survived by his wife, Mary, of Tucson; a daughter, Lindsey, of Albuquerque; and his two remaining siblings: Alyson Lyons and her husband, Ron, of Roswell, and Cary Walton and his wife, Teresa, also of Roswell.
Gerald is also survived by his brother-in-law, Donald Lyons, also of Roswell, and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles.
No services will be held per his wishes. Cremation has already taken place. Services are under the direction of Direct Funeral Services of Albuquerque.