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Dorothy "Dot" Walsh
June 10, 1941 - June 05, 2022
Obituary For Dorothy "Dot" Walsh
Dorothy "Dot" Catherine (Lewis) Walsh, 80, of Peabody died Sunday, June 5, 2022 at the Twin Oaks Nursing Home, Danvers with her family by her side. She was the devoted wife of 39 years to George F. Walsh who died in 1999.
Dorothy was born in Chelsea, MA on June 10, 1941, the daughter of the late Charles and Dorothy (McHatton) Lewis and was raised and educated in Malden before moving to Peabody almost 60 years ago.
She was a homemaker and loving mother for many years before working at Dunkin Donuts and later for over 25 years at Harbor Sweets in Salem prior to her retirement. She enjoyed spending time with her family, going bowling in Peabody and Beverly, and also playing bingo at the north shore churches. She also liked to travel to Foxwoods , Mohegan Sun and Twin Rivers Casinos . She had a love of country music and enjoyed listening to Willie Nelson, George Strait and other country artists. She also had a love of animals especially her dogs.
She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, William and Maegen Abbott Walsh of Middleton, four daughters, Denise and her husband Roger Grace and Ann Marie Walsh all of Peabody, Terry and her husband Wayne Robinson of Hattfield, PA, and Lisa Kiwacz of Beverly, a brother and sister-in-law, Charles and Mary Lou Lewis of Panama City, Florida, eleven grandchildren including George and James Grace and Parker and Connor Walsh, eight great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was the mother of the late Brian Walsh who died in 2002 and grandmother of Bryson Walsh who died in 2004, and the sister of the late Linda Foster.
A Visitation will be held on Monday, June 13, 2022 from 4:00 to7:00 PM at the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home at the 82 Lynn St., Peabody facility. Her funeral will be held on Tuesday at 9:00 AM from the funeral home followed by a Funeral Mass in St John the Baptist Church, 16 Church St., Peabody at 10:00 AM. Burial will be in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Peabody. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Northeast Animal Shelter, 347 Highland Ave, Salem MA 01970 in her memory.
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Thinking of you all today, you're mom was so sweet!! She meant a lot to my mom and dad and I'll always be grateful for her support when my dad was sick and my mom went into the nursing home! I'll see you this afternoon and sending hugs and prayers to everyone!!!🙏❤️❤️❤️
It is with deepest sympathy and the most heartfelt condolences that I mourn the passing of your mom. Dotty was one of the great ones, and had such flair with everything she did. My memories of her and of all the years she was like my "second mom" will stay with me forever. May she rip up the heavens and fly with the angels now! RIP Dotty... you will be forever missed
Dear Denise and family, Our deepest sympathies on the loss of your loving Mother. You are in our thoughts and prayers! - Linda Fair and family
Dear Denise, your mom sounds like a wonderful lady. She had to have been to raise you. Praying for peace for all of you and a safe journey home for your mom. With my deepest sympathy and love, YSIC, Effie
Dear Family. My deepest sympathies for your loss. I met your Mom through my sister-in-law Trudy and so enjoyed her knowledge of country music. We spent New years eve at Foxwoods many times. Blessings 🙏😇🙏
I am so very sorry I am thinking of all of you, Dot was the best we were on her bowling team and we had so many laughs I loved all our conversations and Foxwoods trips she will be so missed
Dear Denise and family, Please accept my deepest sympathy on the loss of your mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time.
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