William Earl Walsh
MARION: William Earl Walsh, age 89, of Marion passed away on Thursday, December 27, 2012, at 5:05 a.m. in the Arbors at Delaware.
He was born in Holden, West Virginia on April 3, 1923 to the late Edward S. and Della (Ferell) Walsh. William served in the U.S.Army during WWII
. On August 26, 1945 he married Mavis Geraldine Jividen in Catlettsburg, KY and she survives. He retired in 1985 after 17 years with the Ford Motor Co. as a tool & die maker.
Surviving along with his wife are a son, William Edward (Linda) Walsh of Marion; a daughter, Marsha Lynn (Keever) Grate of Marion; a sister, Doris Sheets of Goshin, IN; three grandchildren; and five great grandchildren. William was preceded in death by three brothers.
Friends may call at the Dayspring Wesleyan Church on Saturday, December 29th, from 9:00-10:00 a.m. Rev. David Holdren will conduct the funeral service in the church on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. with burial to follow in the Marion Cemetery.
Condolences to the family may be expressed at: www.boydbornfuneralhome.com