Obituary of Vilma F Best-Walker
Vilma Felicia Best-Walker was born on June 13th, 1944 in Panama City,
Panama. Vilma was the daughter of Leanora Rebecca Walker & Livingston
Chesterfield Best, also from Panama City. Vilma completed the 6th grade and
then started domestic work to help her mother support the household. She
moved to the United States on December 27th, 2000 to help raise and care
for her grandson, MarcAnthony, whom she adored and loved dearly.
Vilma was a loving mother, sister, aunt and friend. She was kind, loving
and believed strongly in God and in helping others however she was able.
Vilma, a long time resident of Highland Park, NJ, passed on November 24th,
2019 at her home.
She is survived by her daughter, Lizeth Thomas; grandson, MarcAnthony
Johnson from Highland Park, NJ; sister, Barbara Best from Somerset, NJ;
brother & sister-in-law Alfonso & Esther Hunter from Queens, NY; nephew,
Robert Best from Somerset, NJ; nieces Elvia Yolanda Young & Shiela
McFarlane from Panama; as well as other nieces & nephews from Panama City,
Queens, NY and California.