Aside from his wife Claire, John will be forever missed by his children, Jennifer Darling and her husband Paul of Manomet, John J. Walsh, III and his wife Jennifer of Cedarville, and Peter Walsh and his wife Lauren of Plymouth, his grandchildren, Madeleine and her husband Nick of Manomet, Claire, Jane, Peter Jr., Audrey, Andrew and John J. Walsh, IV. He was the brother of Annette McGourty and her husband Joe of Manomet, pre-deceased by William Walsh, Gale Barton of Plymouth, Michael Walsh of Leander, TX and Larry Walsh and his wife Maria of Rochester, NH. He was the Godfather of Amy Chapman, Ryan Walsh and Casey Sheehan.
A funeral Mass will be held in St. Bonaventure’s Church, 803 State Rd., Plymouth (Manomet) on Wednesday, November 23, 2022 at 10:30AM, followed by interment in Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne at 12:45PM. Visitation with the Walsh family will be on Tuesday, November 22, 2022, from 4:00PM – 8:00PM in the Cartmell-Davis Funeral Home, 619 State Road, Plymouth (Manomet). In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the “Fight for Dale” c/o Kate Dory, 71 Standish Ave., Plymouth, MA 02360 in support of Dale’s fight with Lou Gherig’s Disease (ALS). Dale is a Plymouth Firefighter who recently retired due to his diagnosis.