Passed peacefully away at the Miller Centre, Palliative Care Unit on September 11, 2019 with his loving family by his side. Pre-deceased by his parents George and Flora Walsh, and his sister Carol Ann Brancato. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Helen (nee Cole), daughters Kim (Bob) and Lynn Ann (Billy), grandchildren Charles (Ida) and Chloe (Ben), his precious great grandson Sean Charles as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Don retired from Pitney Bowes Canada, had a lifelong involvement in the hockey community, was a well-known member of the legal community, a lifetime member of the Royal Canadian Legion and an avid golfer with a very close-knit foursome.
Cremation has taken place. A Funeral Service will be held at the Basilica of St. John the Baptist on Monday, September 16, 2019 at 9:30 am, with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Field of Honour. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to The Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #1, Blackmarsh Road. Following the interment a reception will be held at The Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #1 on Blackmarsh Road.
Basilica of St. John the Baptist
Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Field of Honour