Brooke Elizabeth Walton, 29, died at home surrounded by the love of her family, Feb. 24, 2010, due to complications of muscular dystrophy.

She was the beloved daughter of Mark and Roxanne Walton, dearest sister of Mikala Walton, and special aunt to Lillian Walton-Griffin. She was predeceased by her brother Travis, her cousin Drew Rattray, and her grandfather Dana Rattray.

Brooke enjoyed building her own successful web design business and the treasured gift of family. She faced the challenges of her illness with great courage and dignity and was kind and caring to all.

Brooke is also survived by her grandparents, Alan “Skip” and Edith Walton of Brewer and Lady Lake, Fla., and Dalice Blanchard and her husband, Ted, of Presque Isle; her aunts and uncles, Randy and Cindy Rattray, Dana and Becky Rattray, Jan and Brian Butterfield, Becki and Jeff Beaulieu, Colleen and Jeff Tracy, and Mary Stevens and their children.

Visiting hours will be held Wednesday, March 3 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock St. in Rockland.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Make-A-Wish Foundation, 87 Elm St., Suite 206, Camden, ME 04843. To sign Brooke’s online guestbook, visit obituaries at bchfh.com.