Kathleen M. Walsh

Smithfield, Rhode Island

Age 62


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WALSH, KATHLEEN M.62, a lifelong Smithfield resident, passed away at home Friday, December 1, 2017. She was a daughter of the late Charles S. and Louise M. (Garvey) Walsh. Kathleen was an educator/librarian for the Town of Smithfield for 34 years before retiring in 2012. She received her BA...

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To the Walsh family- My deepest condolences on the loss of your dear Kathy! A true "gem" who will be sorely missed...Sincerely, Ann Marie Cotter McGarty

I have had the pleasure of meeting each of you and remember much of your family life. Words are poor things when you suffer the loss of a loved one. Still I want to convey my desire, however inadequate, to offer consolation. Although Kathy will be sorely missed we must remember that she is no longer suffering. I so much appreciate the times that Sheila has been there for me and my family in our time of need. We are here for you and only a call away. Sending...

Kathy was one of a kind. Her passion and vision for the East Smithfield Public Library was unparalleled. She had amazing memories of the library and was always willing to share them with anyone who wanted to hear. Her laugh was infectious. Even when she wasn't feeling well, she would put on a brave face and move forward, letting nothing slow her down. She will be missed dearly, loved forever, and never forgotten.

Sorry for your loss our condolences

Sorry for your families loss my condolences

Mary-Beth and Walsh Family,

May God give you all strength at this difficult time. Your sister was always a ray of sunshine whenever I saw her. Our condolences to the entire family.
Lynne & Sal Romano

Kathy was an amazing person! Over the past 9 months, even when she was ill and not feeling well, she led our board of directors with vigor and spirit! She helped formalize the library budget, planned a retirement party for the former director, rewrote policy, advocated for funding, participated in meetings, helped coordinate fundraising and hired the new director! I was amazed by her can do attitude and no hold bar commitment to the ESPL! She was a wonderful person and will truly be...

My deepest sympathy to the entire Walsh family. Thoughts and prayers as well. Rest in Peach Kathy.

To the Walsh family. There are no words to tell you how sorry I am to hear about Kathy. Please know you are in our prayers. We were all lucky to have know her and she will always be in our hearts

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