Walsh, Joseph Patrick
81 of Deerfield Beach FL (formerly from Brockton, MA) passed away on October 30, 2013. He was born in So. Boston, MA to Patrick and Margaret Walsh. Survived by his wife Joanne, his sons and daughters-in-law Robert and Maryanna Walsh of Virginia and Joseph and Harriet of Arizona, his daughter and son-in-law Kerry Ann and Michael Najarian Jr. of Framingham, MA, his grandchildren, Joey, Ali, Ryan and Kiley Walsh, Kathleen and Michael Najarian III and his sisters Claire Mulhern and Christine Buhl. He served in the U.S. Navy, and he was a Boston Firefighter for 41 yrs until his retirement in 1997. His kindness and sense of humor were second to none. Joe was loved by everyone who knew him. A Memorial Mass will be said 10 a.m. on Saturday, November 23, 2013 at Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church, Deerfield Beach. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Livewell at Coral Plaza, 5840 Margate Bld., Margate, FL 33063. Kraeer Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Pompano Beach, FL 33064.


Published in The Boston Globe on Nov. 17, 2013