Patrick Joseph Walsh
Patrick J. Walsh, 51 of Sarasota passed away on January 30, 2014. Patrick was born July 17, 1962 in Buffalo NY. He graduated from West Seneca East Senior High School in 1980. Patrick joined the U.S. Navy
and was a proud member of the Submarine Service. He settled in Ocala, Florida following his time in the Navy. Patrick moved to the Bradenton area in 1997. He was employed by the State of Florida, Department of Health. Patrick was also an active member of the New World Celts and formerly served as the Executive Vice President of the organization. Patrick was a loyal and devoted friend to all he knew, but first and foremost he was a devoted family man. He is survived by his wife Angela Brush Walsh. Patrick is also survived by his 3 daughters, Rachael Evans (Andrew) of Armadale, Falkirk, Scotland, Michelle Walsh (David Gross) of Buffalo, NY and Casey Walsh of Ocala, Fl. and grand-daughters Brooklyn and Regan Gross and Eilidh Evans. Patrick is also survived by his siblings, Dan Walsh of Sarasota, Susan Coleman (Jerry) of Cheektowaga NY, Colleen Himmler of Bradenton, Kate Walsh of Cheektowaga NY, and Don Kusz (Kristen) of Lancaster NY as well as his step father Don Kusz (Liz) of Cheektowaga NY. He is also survived by many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Patrick was preceded in death by his parents Thomas Walsh and Eileen Kusz.
A memorial service will be held at Crossroads Methodist Church, 4726 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, Fl. at 3 p.m., Sunday February 9th.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Volunteer Services at Bay Pines VA Healthcare System (135), P.O. Box 5005, 10000 Bay Pines Boulevard, Bay Pines, FL 33744