George A. Walsh

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

February 17, 2014

George A. Walsh 73, of Riverside died peacefully on Monday February 17, 2013 at the Miriam Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Mary T. (Harrington) Walsh for nearly 50 years. Born in Providence he was a son of the late George A. and Catherine (Curtis) Walsh.  Mr. Walsh was a truck driver for Corp Brothers Inc. before retiring. He was a Coast Guard Veteran. He loved spending time outdoors and walking with his dog Aidan. George will be remembered for his sparkling blue eyes, warm smile, firm handshake and his gift of conversation. Besides his wife he leaves two daughters, Sharon P. Rocha and her husband Dan of Seekonk and Maureen E. Walsh of Rumford, one son, George E. Walsh and his wife Monica of New Jersey, three grandchildren, Meaghan and Deirdre Rocha and Mark Seamus Walsh, two sisters, Patricia Martin of Florida and Kathleen McGovern of Massachusetts.  His funeral will be held on Monday at 9:00 AM from the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM in Saint Brendan Church, Turner Avenue, Riverside. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Sunday 4-7. In lieu of flowers contributions to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241-7005 would be appreciated.