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“I am so sorry for your loss. May you draw strength in knowing the fact that God is the creator of life, and he is capable of restoring life to...Read More »
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“Michelle I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My sincere sympathy. I just found out today. I am so sorry ”
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“Jim & family so sorry for your lose . She's in peace rip Cathy. ”
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“Jim to you and your family our thoughts and prayers go out to you at this difficult time. She is not suffering anymore and in a better place. You...Read More »
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“sincere condolences to Jim and all the family. Although we are far away our thoughts and prayers are with you during these trying times. Jack,...Read More »
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“So sorry to hear of Cathleen's passing such a genuine kind person. RIP ”
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EASTON--Cathleen R. (Connors) Walsh, 71, of Easton and formerly of North Quincy, died on March 26, 2018 with Jim, her husband of 49 years, by her side.

Cathleen was the wife of the James L. Walsh and loving mother of Michael J. of Easton, James L. and his wife Suzanne of Easton, Michele A. Casey and her husband Wayne of Easton, Shannon M. Hruzd and her husband Shaun of West Bridgewater, Colleen E. Rose and her husband Douglas of Easton, Ryan P. and his wife Maura of Medway. She was the daughter of the late James A. and the late Rose T. (Harvey) Connors, sister of Michael J. Connors of Portland Maine, the late James H. Connors, and the late James A. Connors Jr. She was the grandmother, affectionately known as Granny, of Kayleigh, Thomas, James and Aidan Walsh; Wayne, Daniel, and Evan Casey; Colin and Michaela Hruzd; Henry Rose; and Kiernan Walsh.

Cathy grew up in North Quincy with her parents and brothers. A graduate of North Quincy High School, she went on to graduate from Boston City Hospital School of Nursing in 1967. Cathy worked at Boston City Hospital, Carney Hospital, and also worked as a private duty nurse for several years. Cathy took great pride in her children and loved watching them in their activities around Easton. Cathy enjoyed Broadway musicals with her brother Jimmy, spending time with her extended Walsh family, and was an avid New England and Notre Dame sports fan. Through the years, Cathy created many happy memories with her family at Crestwood Lane. Later in life she enjoyed visiting her children at college, visiting her son Ryan while stationed at the Marine Barracks in Washington, D.C. playing with her grandchildren, and spending winters in Florida. Cathy cherished spending time with her husband, children, and grandchildren and leaves them with many treasured memories.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral on Saturday at 9:00 a.m. from Kane Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 605 Washington Street (Rte.138) Easton followed by a "Funeral Liturgy of the Word" in the Holy Cross Church, Easton, at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow in the Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Easton. Visiting hours on Friday from 3-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to theAlzheimer's Association MA/NH Office, 309 Waverley Oaks Road, Waltham, MA 02452. For directions or condolences visit