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John  R. "Jack" Walsh

Obituary for John R. "Jack" Walsh

September 12, 1929 - February 18, 2018
Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania | Age 88

Beloved Husband, Loving Father, Grandfather and Great-Grandfather


John Rodgers Walsh, age 88, of Drexel Hill, PA, passed away on February 18, 2018. Husband for 61 years of Mary Mullen Walsh. Brother to Dorthy (Walsh) Kelly. Father of Mary DeMarco (the late Frank M), Margaret Carroll (Michael), Elizabeth Christians (Gerald), Dr. John Walsh (Lisa), Daniel Walsh (Maureen) and Joseph Walsh. Grandfather of 11 and great-grandfather of 3.

John was a 1949 graduate of St. James High School and a 1953 graduate of LaSalle College. John was employed with Maritrans as a Public Accountant.

John was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Berks County AOH #1, enjoyed traveling to Wildwood Crest, NJ and the Outer Banks. He was a fan of Philadelphia Sports teams and Notre Dame/Penn State Sports teams.

Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing Friday, February 23, 2018 9:00-10:20 AM at The Donohue Funeral Home, 8401 West Chester Pike (cor. Lynn Blvd.), Upper Darby, PA (610) 449-0300 and to his Funeral Mass 11:00 AM St. Andrew the Apostle Church, 3500 School Lane, Drexel Hill, PA. Interment SS Peter and Paul Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in John's memory to St. Andrew the Apostle Church at the above address would be appreciated.

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  • St. Andrew the Apostle Church
    3500 School Lane
    Drexel Hill, PA 19026

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Donohue Funeral Homes, Inc.

8401 W Chester Pike
Upper Darby, PA 19082
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