Ernestina H. Walsh

WALSH, ERNESTINA H., 84, of Louisville, passed away Sunday, March 3, 2013.

She was born May 10, 1928 in Dillingen, Germany, the daughter of Karl and Rosa Held.

Erna was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She enjoyed flowers and gardening, and had the most beautiful flower gardens.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one daughter, Christel Kennedy.

She leaves to cherish her memory her husband, Eugene Walsh; two daughters, Susan Nunnelley (Bill) and Ann Jones (Richard); grandchildren, Robert Kennedy, Chris Kennedy (Jeanine), Amanda Current (Chris), Brooke Nunnelley, Abigail Wyleta; three great-grandchildren, Kate, Madison and Christina Kennedy; and a brother, Karl Held.

A Celebration of Life Service will be conducted at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 7, 2013 in the Chapel of Arch L. Heady and Son at Westport Village, 7410 Westport Road. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of customary expressions, donations should be directed to Hosparus.

Family and friends may sign her guestbook and leave memories at


Funeral Home

Arch L. Heady & Son Funeral Directors
7410 Westport Road Louisville, KY 402224100
(502) 426-9351

Published in The Courier-Journal from Mar. 5 to Mar. 7, 2013