Kathleen Walsh

Kathleen Walsh died Monday, April 25, 2015 at Geisinger Community Medical Center.

Kathleen resided in Covington Township and received residential services from St. Joseph’s Center since 2007. Prior to retirement she attended St. Joseph’s Center’s Adult Day Program.  Kathleen enjoyed all types of music but especially oldies, pop and country music. You would often hear her softly singing along to many of the songs. She loved going to the beauty salon, receiving manicures and pedicures. Kathleen liked to be outdoors at parks and sitting on her swing in her backyard. She will be remembered for her determination, her sense of humor and her gentle nature.

 Surviving are her mother, Louise O’Brien Walsh, six brothers and six sisters and nieces and nephews, staff and friends from St. Joseph’s Center.  

She was preceded in death by her father, Daniel Walsh.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday at 10:00am in the third-floor chapel at St. Joseph’s Center, 2010 Adams Ave., Scranton.

Friends  may call Thursday from 9:00am until time of Mass.  

Interment immediately after Mass at St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Nicholson.  

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph’s Center, 2010 Adams Ave., Scranton, PA 18509.

To share a memory or leave a condolence, visit www.vanstonandjames.com.

Arrangements have been entrusted to and are under the care and direction of the Vanston and James Funeral Home, Scranton.


  1. carol

    RIP Kathleen!! now you are free

  2. Becky Stanco

    I will never forget your sweet voice. Rest in peace, Kathleen.

  3. Jim Walsh

    I am so glad we visited with you last summer, it was nice to see how well you were being cared for and loved. I wish we all could have gotten together more. Rest in peace my dear sister. Love Jimmy

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