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Retail executive , poet

Minerva E. Gilara Walker, American poet, retail executive.

Background

Walker, Minerva E. Gilara was born on June 23, 1924 in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Daniel Snavely Ensminger and Nora Alice Hostetter.

Education

Student, Harrisburg Area Community College.

Career

Freelance writer, reporter Lebanon (Pennsylvania) Daily News, 1954—1960. Hostess, retail advertising Welcome Wagon International, Hummelstown, 1958—1960. Tour guide, public relations Indian Echo Caverns, 1967—1972.

Staff writer Middletown (Pennsylvania) Press and Journal, 1960—1966. Retail representative Service Advantage, Indianapolis, 1994—2000, Office Max, Shaker Heights, Ohio, 2000—2004.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Poetry, writing, art, travel, needlecrafts.

Connections

Married Stanley Michael Gilara, July 11, 1942 (divorced August 1972). Children: Jerry, Stanley, Paul, Connie. Married John Henry Walker, November 25, 1976 (deceased June 1993).

1 child Tina.

father:
Daniel Snavely Ensminger

mother:
Nora Alice Hostetter

spouses:
Stanley Michael Gilara

John Henry Walker

children:
Jerry Walker

Stanley Walker

Paul Walker

Connie Walker

Tina Walker