Gertrude "Gertie" Walsh
June 7, 1922-May 2, 2014
Resident of Concord
A native of Boston and long time bay area resident, Gertie passed away at her home in Concord on Friday May 2nd at the age of 91 years. Preceded in death by her husband William "Joe" Walsh (1983) and her son William "Butch" (2012). Lovingly survived by her four children Peggy (Terry), Jim (Sherrie), Mary (Len) and Michael. Also survived by her daughter in law Cheryl; 11 Grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. She was employed by the Mt. Diablo Unified School District for 40 years, retiring in Sept. 2013. Her family was her biggest love along with sitting on her front porch at the end of the court and watching all the kids play. Gertie loved boating on the Delta, houseboating on Bullard's Bar Reservoir, an occasional ride on a motorcycle. She will be greatly missed by her beloved family and friends.
Visitation 4-8 p.m. Wednesday May 7 Moore's Mission Funeral Home, 1390 Monument Blvd., Concord with a Vigil Service at 7 p.m. Funeral Liturgy 10:30 Thursday May 8 St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 860 Oak Grove Rd., Concord followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, 1965 Reliez Valley Rd., Lafayette.