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Stephen Edward Walsh
Stephen Edward Walsh

Stephen Edward Walsh, of Leland and formerly of Rockland, New York, died Monday June 29, 2015, at home with family and friends. He was 62.

He was born on Nov. 16, 1952, in Manhattan, New York, son of the late John and Violet Clague Walsh.

Steve is survived by his wife, Maryellen Walsh; son, Capt. Brian Kevin Walsh, U.S. Army (Kimberly); granddaughter, Brooke; brother, John Walsh (Mary Ann); nephew, Michael Walsh; brother-in-law, Stan Powers (Sharon); sister-in-law, Meg Chanllender (Craig); and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Steve served honorably in the U.S. Army. He was a retired New York City detective. Steve went on to become the director of human resources with Andrews International. He and Maryellen retired to Compass Pointe in Leland.

A visitation will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 12, 2015, at Andrews Mortuary Market Street. A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, July 13, 2015, at the Basilica Shrine of St. Mary Catholic Church in Wilmington. Services in Rockland, New York, will be held at a date to be determined in October.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Andrews Mortuary.

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