"Cec" nee: Hassett Age 75, of Roseville, died peacefully at home on April 18, 2013 after a courageous battle with Leukemia and a stroke. Preceded in death by parents, Paul and June Hassett and brother, Dick Hassett. Survived by loving husband of 50 years, Bill; children, Julie and Bill (Jamie) Walsh; 3 grandchildren, Maggie, Mary Kathryn and Billy; sister, Joan (Skeeter) Walker; along with many loving nieces and nephews. Mary Cecilia graduated from the College of St Catherine and taught high school speech and English until Bill's medical practice was established. She enjoyed her students, fellow teachers and producing plays. After teaching, she devoted her time and resources to charitable works-serving on many religious and civic boards-and to her many friends and relatives in whose company she delighted. Mass of Christian Burial 11 AM Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at ST. ODILIA CATHOLIC CHURCH (3495 N. Victoria St., Shoreview). Visitation 4-8 PM Monday at ROSEVILLE MEMORIAL CHAPEL (2245 N. Hamline Ave., Roseville) 651-631-2727, and also one hour prior to services at the church on Tuesday. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to St. Odilia's Grade School in memory of Mary Cecilia Walsh.


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Published in Pioneer Press on Apr. 21, 2013