On Monday, August 31,2015 Earl went peacefully to be with his Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ at Algonquin Grace Hospice, Huntsville Ontario.
Born April 20, 1931 in Shawville, Quebec to the late Clifford Walsh and Maye (nee Wilson)
Beloved husband of Elaine (nee Terry) for 64 years.
Dad will be greatly missed by children, Leona(Wayne Knight), Doug(Robynn), Donnalee(Neil Harris), Margaret(John Dalby), Stephen(Maryke), Lois(Fred Robinson), Diane(Kyle Cousineau-Walsh).
Proud Grandfather of 15 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.
Survived by Sisters Dorothy (Lawrence Cross) of Wakefield Quebec and Hazel (Alton Weedmark) of Carp Ontario.
Predeceased by Brothers Lennis(late Pearl), Gilbert(late Dorothy), Mayburn(late Marie), Ebert(Priscilla of Nova Scotia), Keith(Marilyn of Lindsay) and late sister Doreen.
Previously a “Leading Seaman” in the Royal Canadian Navy stationed in Fort Churchill, Manitoba where his calling then took him to “Millar Memorial Bible Institute” in Pambrun, Saskatchewan. As an ordained minister he pastored churches in Val-D’Or and Malartic, Quebec, Sault Ste. Marie, Huntsville and Hanover, Ontario.
He semi-retired back to his home in Huntsville where he carried on his ministry to the elderly in the community and enjoyed many trips with his wife and family.
Memorial Service to be held Saturday, September 19th, 2015 from 1:30pm to 4:30pm.
Remembrances to commence at 2pm. Luncheon to follow.
Royal Canadian Legion
21 Veterans Way
Cremation has taken place and Internment at “Langford Cemetery”, Baysville, Ontario will be held at a later date.
Donations to a charity of one’s choice
Tim & Betty Peachman
Dear family of Pastor Walsh;We are thankful for your father’s life and ministry to us in 1971 – 73. We are thankful he has reached his goal in life which is the very reason why Jesus saved him. We hope you all will eventually be with him and the Lord Jesus Christ.
Sincerely Tim & Betty Peachman
Leona and family, so sorry to hear about your dad, my sympathy to your whole family
Sorry, to hear about your Dad, Doug.I will talk to you soon. Smitty
Graham and I wish to express our sympathies for your family’s loss. Take comfort in knowing that Earl in now at peace. Our thoughts are with you and your family.
Michele and Graham
Kevin & Eleanor Graham & family
Our family wants to express our sympathies at the death of your father. It was always nice to greet him at Riverside Baptist, when he was able to attend. He has helped so many believers in Christ and now comes his heavenly reward, as God promises. Praying for you all during this grieving time. Kevin & Eleanor Graham & family
Riverside Baptist Church
Our sincerest condolences on the passing of Pastor Earl. He was a beloved pastor here at Riverside for several years and will be dearly missed by so many in our church family. Truly he is no longer suffering and is indeed resting in the loving arms of Jesus Christ.
You are all in our prayers. God bless!
Carol and Dave Wight
Thinking of you all during this difficult time! Carol and Dave