Michael F. Walsh
September 20, 2021
Charlotte, North Carolina - Michael Francis Walsh, age 78, passed to eternal life at Sardis Oaks on September 20, 2021. He was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma on October 21, 1942, son of Sigrid Elizabeth Walsh and John Martin Walsh.
Mike attended Rockhurst High School in Kansas City, Missouri. He received his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine Degree from Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine (now Temple University) in Philadelphia, PA. He practiced at Carolina Podiatry Clinic in Charlotte for 30 years, taking good care of his many patients.
Mike made Eagle Scout at any early age, held a private pilot's license, served on the Board of Directors at Carmel Country Club, and was a former Real Estate Broker.
He leaves behind his sister Susan Walsh Boyle (Donald) of East Greenwich, RI, his son David A. Walsh (Catherine) and grandsons Connor and Taylor Walsh, of Charlotte. He is also survived by his daughter-in-law, Melissa V. Walsh, and grandchildren, Collin, Aidan, and Charlotte of Burlington, NC. He is also survived by Carol B. Walsh, of Charlotte, mother of his sons.
Mike was preceded in death by his parents, his brother, John D. Walsh, and by his beloved son, Michael D. Walsh (2019). He will be greatly missed by family
A visitation for family and friends will be held on September 28, 2021 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Services at 3700 Forest Lawn Drive, Matthews, NC.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at a later date in East Greenwich, Rhode Island.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial contribution can be made in memory of Michael D. Walsh (Class of 1987) to Charlotte Catholic High School (7702 Pineville-Matthews Road Charlotte, NC 28226) for development of future athletic fields.
Published by Charlotte Observer on Sep. 26, 2021.