Dana Walters entered into the next phase of her life on August 29, 2018, after bravely battling a long illness. Dana (born Catherine Ann Johnson and named Mary at Orthodox churches), was a devoted friend, a good neighbor, a doting aunt, and a generous and loving sister. She received her BA at Metro State College, an MBA at the University of Colorado and a BSN at West Texas A & M University. She worked in business and as a nurse in various capacities during her life.
She is survived by her sister and brother in law Mary and Raymond Baird of San Antonio, Margaret Johnson of Denver, CO, Louis Johnson of Wheatridge, CO, Walter Johnson and Louise Ramunno-Johnson of Vancouver, WA, 12 nieces and nephews and numerous great nephews and nieces.
Dana was a volunteer teacher for NAMI Family to Family classes, a Master Gardener, a member of St. Matthew’s Catholic Church Cancer Support Group and an active member of St. Anthony Orthodox Church in San Antonio to which donations may be sent in lieu of flowers.
A viewing will be held from 6-9 pm at St. Anthony Orthodox Church; 102 Carolina Street; San Antonio, TX, on Thursday, September 6, 2018. The funeral service there will be at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, September 7. Burial will take place on Saturday September 8, 2018, at Evergreen Memorial Park in Evergreen, CO, nestled among the mountains she loved. She leaves a hole in our hearts that only God can fill.