James Walsh

James Francis "Big Jim" Walsh

March 11th, 1960 - December 8th, 2019
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It is with broken hearts that the family of the late James Francis "Big Jim" Walsh announces his passing. James passed away at the Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre, Grand Falls-Windsor, NL on Sunday, December 8th, 2019 at the age of 59 years.

Big Jim is predeceased by his parents - Thomas & Gertrude Walsh; siblings - Henry Jude Walsh and Baby Walsh and brothers-in-law - Thomas Traverse, Ralph Leger and Rocco Patafio.

Left with many fond and loving memories are his siblings - Christina Traverse, Pauline Barrett (Robert), Geraldine Silvey (Gus), Stephen John Walsh and Big Bob Walsh, all of Fleur de Lys, NL, Claudine Leger, Cape Pele, NB, Big Bob Walsh, Fleur de Lys, NL, Mathias Walsh, Coquitlam, BC, Randy Walsh (Juanita), Fleur de Lys, NL, Paul Walsh (Cyndi), Hamilton, ON, Susan Barrett (Anthony), Josephine Patafio, both of Fleur de Lys, NL and Rod Walsh (Sheila), Port Hardy, BC as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, extended family and innumerable friends.

Father Camillus Ekedobe conducted the Mass of Christian Burial from St. Theresa’s Roman Catholic Church, Fleur de Lys, NL on Thursday, December 12th, 2019 at 1:00PM. Interment will take place on Calvary Roman Catholic Cemetery, Fleur de Lys, NL at a later date.

As an expression of sympathy flowers are gratefully accepted.

Funeral Arrangements have been entrusted to Foster Funeral Home, 22 Main Street, Baie Verte, NL.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    December 11th, 2019 | 1:00pm - 9:00pm
    December 11th, 2019 1:00pm - 9:00pm
    St. Theresa's Roman Catholic Church
    Highway 410
    Fleur de Lys, NL A0K 2M0
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Rosary Service

    December 11th, 2019 | 7:00pm
    December 11th, 2019 7:00pm
    St. Theresa's Roman Catholic Church
    Highway 410
    Fleur de Lys, NL A0K 2M0
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Mass of Christian Burial

    December 12th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    December 12th, 2019 1:00pm
    St. Theresa's Roman Catholic Church
    Highway 410
    Fleur de Lys, NL A0K 2M0
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    December 12th, 2019 |
    December 12th, 2019
    Calvary Roman Catholic Cemetery
    Address Not Available
    Fleur de Lys, NL A0K 2M0
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


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Private Condolence

Roy & Alice Ford

Posted at 08:51pm
We wish to express our sincere condolences to family members . Rest In Peace Jim.

Stacey & Junior

Posted at 09:18am
To All the Walsh Family:
With broken hearts we send our condolences. The great laughs we had over the years will never be forgotten.
A good man who had a sense of humor like no one else, will miss you on our visits home. RIP Big Jim
Stacey Shea & Junior

Denise Helland

Posted at 10:52am
So sorry for the loss of your Brother,

Joan and Bruce Wilcox

Posted at 03:49pm
So very sorry for your loss
Condolences to all the family

Paul Dempsey

Posted at 09:43pm
My condolences to the walsh family and very sorry for your loss R.I.P big jim.

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