July 1, 1939 ~ December 22, 2021

Born in: Carter County , KY
Resided in: Anderson , IN



Peggy (Gerri) Geraldine Walda, age 82, of Anderson, passed away peacefully with her husband by her side on December 22, 2021 at Northview Health and Living in Anderson IN.  She was born in Carter County, KY to the late Albert and Doris (Kilgore) Salyers.


She was co-owner of their family owned business, May Vitamin and Cosmetics for 27 years.  She also loved working retail in the jewelry business.  She enjoyed sewing, gardening, crafts, cooking and most of all she loved her family.


She is survived by her loving husband of 66 years, Richard D. Walda of Anderson, her children, David Walda of Indianapolis, Gene (Nancy) Walda of Anderson and Dale (Tossy) Walda of Pendleton, several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.


There will be a celebration of life at a later date.

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  1. May each of you find courage to face tomorrow as you rest in the knowledge that we truly care about each of your needs and that we will be here to walk beside you in your journey of grief.

    Eddie Beagles and the staff of Legacy Cremation & Funeral Services

  2. Love you grandma! Last time we talked you couldn’t stop talking about how much you loved the beach, the shells, the dolphins- all of it! I have no doubt you are loving your best beach life now. We love you!
    Elisa, Ryan
    Rylan, Josi, and Beckham

  3. I will always remember Richard and Geri giving me one of my first jobs. I worked the snack bar at May Vitamins. I will forever be grateful to them. I made good friends while working there. I know Geri will be missed. Love and prayers to Richard and family.

  4. Our thoughts & prayers are with the entire family. Gerri had the best smile & was always very nice to me. Roxanna

  5. We have wonderful memories of times together . We will miss having more memories together. Sending our deepest sympathy to the family.

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