Obituary for Mary K. Walsh

Mary K. Walsh

Mary K. Walsh, 85, Marshfield, passed away on Saturday, October 24, 2020, at Marshfield Medical Center.

Mary was born on October 29, 1934, in Milan, Wisconsin, to Chauncy and Kathryn (Wonders) Walsh. She was employed at AT & T Communications in St. Louis until her retirement. She then moved to Marshfield.

Mary had a generous heart, was very giving, and had many close friends. She loved all animals but especially the canine variety. Throughout her life she was the parent of several dogs and when she came to Marshfield, she dog sat for many people bestowing her love to their pets.

She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Marshfield.

Mary is survived by her brother, Pat Walsh of Marshfield, and her sister, Delores “Dolly” Somerville of Chicago. She is further survived by many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, Geraldine “Gerry” Platteter, and brothers, Robert “Bob” Walsh, Armin “Butch” Walsh, and Jack Walsh.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be designated in Mary’s name to Marshfield Area Pet Shelter or to a food pantry of the donor’s choice.

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