Rosalie “Lee” Walsh, age 97, passed away January 11, 2021 at Cardinal Woods in Madison. She was born May 29, 1923 in Raton, New Mexico to Leopold and Louisa (Romero) Ortiz.
Lee was employed by the Higbee Company for many years. She enjoyed shopping, working with ceramics, and loved her dogs.
Lee is survived by her son, Kenny Walsh; daughters Donna Nozza and Kerry Walsh; brother, Jimmy (Evlyne) Ortiz; grandchildren, Amber (Michael Bryan) Kokal, Garett (Jennifer) Kokal, Tyler (Brittany Della-Serra) Kokal, Pamela (Ryan) Sabo, Tina (Steven) Dougherty, and Michelle (Edward) Gonzalez; seven great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Roy M. Walsh in 1989; son, Ronald (Bo) Walsh; brother, Leo Ortiz; sister, Ida Ortiz and her parents.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 AM, Saturday, January 16, 2021 at St. Cyprian Catholic Church. 4223 Middle Ridge Road, Perry, Ohio. (social distancing and the wearing of masks is required) Burial will be in All Souls Cemetery in Chardon. There will be no calling hours.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Lee’s memory to Hospice of the Western Reserve, P. O. Box 72101, Cleveland, Ohio 44192.
Hospice of the Western Reserve
P O Box 72101, Cleveland OH 44192