rsz walsh picWALSH, John Joseph Albert “Joe” – Age 76 of Mooretown, passed away Tuesday, October 13, 2015 doing what he loved doing…. farming. With a passion for life and a warm hearted spirit, Joe surrounded himself with family and friends. His smile was sincere and he always had a kind word to say. Beloved husband of Marion (Clingersmith) Walsh for 53 years. Adored by his children Mike (Cathy) Walsh, Terri (Roger) McAuslan, Bob (Lisa) Walsh, Cathy (the late Chuck) Roegiest, the late Joanne (Daren) Ingham, Dave (Heather) Walsh. Cherished and idolized by his grandchildren Jon, Carson, Emily, Owen, Jason, Matt (Megan), Andrew (Kim), Adam, Evan (Brittany), Sydney, Eric, Katie, Jenny (Derek), Stephen, Ethan, Logan, Allison and Ryan. Lovingly missed by his siblings Rose Marie (the late Bruce) Daziel, Ed (Karen) Walsh and brother-in-law Bill (Irene) Clingersmith.
Prayers will be offered on Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 1:30pm.
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Thursday, October 15, 2015 from 2-4 and 7-9pm.
Funeral Mass, officiated by Father Dan Vere, will be held from St. Joseph / St. Charles Catholic Church, Corunna, on Friday, October 16, 2015 at 11:00am. Interment to follow at St. Joseph’s Cemetery.
In Joe’s memory, sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice or St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Building Fund.
Dear Marion and family,
We were sadden to hear of the loss of Joe. Please accept our sympathy. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
John and Marion
Marion and Family:
Saddened to hear that Joe passed away doing what he loved to do. Unfortunately I am far away and unable to provide any support but my thoughts and paryers are wiith you and all of your family. Thinking of you at this sad time.
Bob & Lisa and family,
So sorry for your loss of a great father and grandfather.
Please know that we share your sorrow.
Dan & Robin Harkins
Bob, Lisa, & The whole Walsh Family,
So sorry to hear of the loss of you Father/Grandfather. Cherish your wonderful memories and stay close.
Kevin & Paula
Oct 16, 2015
To the Walsh Family:
I was saddened this morning to read the sad notice on the passing of Joe.
Although it has been many years, it seems just like yesterday I sat in the kitchen sharing a story or two and having a laugh with him.
He was a good man and his death is a sorrow to us all but our fond memories of him will stay with us forever.
Sorry we could not be with you for the service but we wish to pass on our deepest condolences.
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
God be with you all!
David and Marion Dales
Marion and Family,
George and I are so very sorry to hear of Joe’s passing. He was such a wonderful man whose kindness and sense of humor will be missed. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers now and always. All of our love.
Carol and George
We are very saddened by Joe’s passing. A hard working guy that set a fine example to live by! Lots of memories of Joe from hockey to farming, surrounded by family and friends.
Marion & Family–Just now heard of Joe’s passing. So sorry for your loss.
Sending our deepest & heartfelt condolences. May your memories always keep him close.
So sorry to hear about Joe. Sometimes he would be combining across from us and I would take him over a sandwich and something to wet his whistle for lunch. A true farmer, and always so friendly to talk to. Sorry I can’t be there in person, but please know I am thinking of all of you during this difficult time.
My condolences to a wonderful family on the passing of your husband, father and grandfather. May the Lord’s comfort and strength be with you during these difficult days and years to come.
God bless you Joe, the greatest brother and uncle never to be forgotten. You will be in our thoughts and prayers forever.
Ed & Karen and family
Marion and Family,
My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time in your life.
We send our deepest sympathy to all of you for the loss of a wonderful man.
Joe was always so kind, generous and welcoming to all of us.
You are all in our thoughts, and our prayers.
Dear Marion and Family:
My sincere sympathy goes out to you with many prayers to comfort you. Joe was always a brightness in my day and whenever he was around it was like a breath of fresh air. May Joanne and Chuck be the welcoming party in heaven and make sure that Joe finds the best seat available.
Fr. Jim Higgins
Our prayers and thoughts are with you at this difficult time. May you find peace with family and friends as they surround you with love.
Marion and family,
So sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts are with you and your family at this difficult time. I know you all have great memories
to share so he will never be forgotten.
Dear Cathy and family,
We are so sorry to hear about the loss of your father and friend. He raised a beautiful daughter and you have passed his values down to your children. I only met him once but he must have been an amazing man. Our sympathies.
Marion and family.
Sending our deepest sympathy to you and the children and grandchildren. Cherish all the great times you have all enjoyed together in the past 53 years with Joe those are yours to keep forever. May god bless all of you during this difficult time.
Our heartfelt condolences to your family. Remember to share the great memories with each other and keep them close to your heart.
I am so sorry to hear about Joe’s passing. I always enjoyed visiting with Joe or getting a wave as he made his way down Waubuno Road.
We are so sorry to hear of the passing of Uncle Joe. We have many wonderful memories of him.
You are all in our thoughts and prayers. May God help you through this difficult time.
deepest sympathies to the Walsh family at this time. Joe will be missed in the community
Marion and family…….we would like to express our deepest sympathy in the loss of Joe. He was a great man and may good memories carry you through this difficult time. Sincerely Ron and Jackie Atmore.
We are so saddened by your loss! We will miss Joe’s presence in many ways.
Heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Gunther and Mary Ann
Bob and family,
My deepest condolences on the sudden passing of your Dad. It is so difficult to lose a loved one. I am truly sorry to hear about this sad time you are going through. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Marion and family
Sincere condolences on your loss. Good memories will help carry you through this difficult time. God bless you in your time of loss.
Nancy and I wish to send our condolences to all of the Walsh Family.