Albertina Walker

 

 

Age: 81

 

Summary: Grammy-winning gospel singer known as the "Queen of Gospel" who formed her own gospel group called the Caravans as a young woman and was a protégée of gospel star Mahalia Jackson.

 

 

Cause of Death: Respiratory failure

 

Born: August 29, 1929

 

Died: October 8, 2010

 

Location: Chicago, Illinois