Donna Walsh at the age of 58 passed away peacefully at home on August 10, 2020 after a short battle with lung cancer. Donna was born in Philadelphia to the late John and Edna Mae Clark. She is the beloved wife of Michael Walsh. Devoted mother of Donna Hamilton, Ryan Walsh (Helena), and Gerald Walsh. Loving grandmother of Emily, Francis, Logan, Landon, and Kara. Dear sister of Charlotte Carlin, Kathleen Limper, Margaret Clark and the late Sharon Clark. Sadly, missed by her nieces and nephews.
Donna cared deeply for the Fishtown community and neighbors. She was a devoted crossing guard for 17 years in the 26th District and made an effort to know every child and parent. She will be remembered for her nurturing spirit and dedication to the elderly residents of the Penn Home. Donna enjoyed trips to Wildwood with Patsy, mastering a recipe, shopping, and spending time with grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to gather on Friday morning at 9:30 AM in the McELVARR FUNERAL HOME, 1415-17 East Susquehanna Avenue, Fishtown and then proceed to Holy Name of Jesus Church, where her Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 AM.
Please be advised that masks must be worn and social distancing will be observed
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