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Wilma Grace Hennessy Walsh

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Wilma Grace Hennessy Walsh Obituary
Wilma Grace Hennessy Walsh
May 31, 1923 - Feb. 21, 2014
Resident of Pacheco
Wilma Grace Hennessey Walsh passed peacefully away with her family by her side on Friday, February 21, 2014. She was a resident of Pacheco, CA, and formerly of Concord, CA where she raised her loving family. She courageously battled cancer for the past 16 years. She touched many lives with her gentle spirit and motherly love.
She was born in Youngstown, Ohio, to John and Grace Hennessy. She met the love of her life Myron Francis Walsh during high school. They were married for 56 years until his passing in 1999. They moved to California after World War II where they raised their family of 9 children. Raising her 9 children was her pride and joy for many years. She was an avid San Francisco Giant's fan, loved to travel, and spending time with her family. Wilma and Myron were members of Queen of All Saints Parish for over 60 years.
Wilma is survived by her devoted children Judy Boone, Helen Ng (Ed), Ron (Carol), John, Ted (Martha), Patrick, Mary Oliver (Tony), Mike (Debby), and Janet Ruiz (Kenny). Blessed with 19 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren, 6 great great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her brother, John Hennessy of Youngstown, Ohio.
Friends and family are invited to attend the Funeral Liturgy on Friday, March 7, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. at Queen of All Saints Church, 2390 Grant Street, Concord. Burial Services directly after at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Lafayette.


Published in Contra Costa Times on Mar. 4, 2014
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