Deacon Johnny Walker

Deacon John Walker, IV was born and raised in Westwego, Louisiana.  He graduated from Archbishop Shaw High School and from Delgado Community College with an Associate of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering.  He has been a member of Holy Guardian Angels,  St. Cletus, and  St. Andrew Parishes.

Deacon John was ordained on December 13, 2008, as a permanent deacon.   He has served at Bridge City Correctional Institute and Rivarde  Juvenile Center with the Prison Ministry for the Archdiocese of New Orleans.

Deacon John has been married to Bernadette S. Walker for 28 years.  They have two children, John, V, and Kathleen, and three grandchildren John, VI, Jake and Landen.