Fillmore & Whitman Funeral Home

8 Clyde Avenue, Sydney Mines, NS


Joseph B Walsh

July 18, 1948December 24, 2019

We regret to announce the unexpected passing of Joseph Bernard Walsh, age 71, at his residence on December 24, 2019. Born in Sydney Mines to the late James and Ada (McGuigan) Walsh, Joe would often go for excursions to Robins for coffee. He is survived by his daughter Rose Mary; several grandchildren, as well as a sister in Newfoundland, and his close friends Harold and Bernadette Schofield. Funeral Service will be held at 2p.m. on Wed at Holy Family Church with Fr. Jim Oliver officiating. Interment in St. Joseph's Cemetery will take place in the spring. Memories and condolences may be shared by visiting www.fillmoreandwhitman.com


  • James Walsh, Father (deceased)
  • Ada (McGuigan) Walsh, Mother (deceased)
  • Rose Mary Walsh, Daughter
  • Harold & Bernadette Schofield, Close Friends
  • Also survived by several grandchildren as well as a sister in Newfoundland.


  • Funeral Mass Wednesday, January 8, 2020

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