Joseph Walsh

Obituary of Joseph Richard Walsh



WALSH: Joseph Richard

Long-time resident /Farmer of Asphodel-Norwood Township


Passed away peacefully at Fairhaven Long Term Care Home, Peterborough, Ontario, on Wednesday, December 22, 2021.  Joe (Papa Joe) in his 98th year was predeceased by his wife Teresa (Dec 2012). Joe will fondly be remembered by his sons, Brian (Janice) of Aurora and Barry (Maureen) of Asphodel-Norwood. Proud Papa of Brad (Kate) of Cambridge, Steve (Laura) of Ennismore, Joey of Asphodel-Norwood and great grandson, Colton. Survived by his sister, Theresa Patterson (the late Roy), in-laws, Rose Doherty, Len & Helen Tackaberry, Bill & Rita Allen, Paul & Bernadette Guyatt, and Jerry & Dianne Doherty. Predeceased by his parents, Stafford and Ellen (née Herr) Walsh, sisters Rita (the late George) Maloney and Pauline Silverthorne, in laws John & Marie Clancy, Vince Doherty, Bernie Doherty and Jack & Winnie Delaney. Will also be missed by many nieces, nephews and friends. The family would like to send a special thank you to Maple View Retirement Home, Norwood where Joe spent his last 3+ years and to Fairhaven Long Term Care Home, Peterborough for the past three weeks. A private family Mass of Christian Burial and interment will be held on Saturday January 8, 2022.  You are invited to watch the Funeral Mass beginning at 9:00 AM on Sunday January 9, 2022, by visiting the memorial page for Joe at  A celebration of Joe’s life will be held at a later date.  As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations in memory of Joe can be made to Maple View Retirement Residence Council or The Norwood Fair and may be made by contacting THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOMES, NORWOOD CHAPEL, 36 Queen Street, Norwood at or by calling 705-639-5322.


“To the world he was only one,

but to us he was the world.”

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