Kelli Marie Walsh

Walsh Kelli Marie Walsh, age 51, of Groveport, passed away unexpectedly, February 18, 2014, at Mount Carmel East Hospital. Kelli was a case manager, RN, BSN, at Mount Carmel East Hospital and was employed at Mount Carmel Health Hospitals for 28 years. She was born December 3,1962 in Columbus and graduated from Bishop Hartley High School in 1981 and Mount Carmel School of Nursing in 1985. She earned her Bachelor of Science from Capital University. She was a member of Alpha Chi National College Honor Society and Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. Kelli was proud of her Irish heritage and relished the love of her family and friends. Preceded in death by her father Thomas E. Walsh, uncles Patrick, Richard, and Jerry Walsh, James Coughlin, David and Gordon Johnson, aunts Martha and Lucille Walsh, Marty Lehnert, and Cathy Johnson, grandparents William and Anna Walsh and Gordon and Catherine Johnson. Survived by mother, Mary Ann Walsh; brothers, Mark (Kathy) and Michael (Rhonda); sister, Amy Galden and devoted partner, Ben Church. Also survived by her uncle, David Lehnert; aunts, Betty Walsh, Joann Coughlin, Carol, and Gail Johnson. Nieces and nephews Danielle, April, Ryan, Jacob, Wyatt, Liam, Thomas, Lidia, Nolan, and soon to be Baby Evelyn. Many cousins, good friends, and co-workers. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Mount Carmel MICU. The family also wishes to extend heartfelt gratitude to Kelli's co-workers who have shown great care, compassion, concern, and love for Kelli as well as her family. Friends may call 4-8 p.m. at MYERS FUNERAL HOME, 587 Main Street, Groveport, Ohio, Friday, February, 21. Vigil Prayer Service 7:30 p.m. Mass of Christian burial 10 a.m. Saturday. February 22, 2014 at St. Mary Catholic Church, 5684 Groveport Road, Groveport, Ohio 43125, with Father Richard L. Metzger, officiating. Interment immediately following service at St. Joseph Cemetery, 6440 South High Street, Lockbourne, Ohio 43137. In lieu of flowers. contributions may be made to the St. Vincent de Paul Society at St. Mary Catholic Church of Groveport or .

Funeral Home

Myers-Woodyard Funeral Home
587 Main St. Groveport , OH 43125
(614) 836-5643
Published in The Columbus Dispatch from Feb. 20 to Feb. 21, 2014