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1947 James 2017

James Pierre Walsh, Jr.

December 24, 1947 — December 14, 2017

James Pierre Walsh, Jr., better known as Pete, 69, husband of the late Janice Masura Walsh and a resident of Painter, VA, passed away Thursday, December 14, 2017, at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital in Onancock, VA. A native of Wilmington, DE, he was the son of the late Dr. James Pierre Walsh and the late Margaret Ann Price Walsh. He was a retired senior sales manager with 30 years of service for DuPont, member of Eastern Shore Yacht and Country Club and avid supporter of Wounded Warriors.

He is survived by a son, James P. Walsh III and his wife, Michelle, of Elko, MN; a daughter, Melissa Walsh Masterson and her husband, Richard, of Wheaton, IL; three sisters, Pamela Basara and her husband, Ronald, of Newark, DE, Audrey Coburn and her husband, Douglas, of Eastville, VA, and Karen Parker and her husband, James, of Onley, VA; a brother, Mark Walsh of Massachusetts; and four grandchildren, Braden Walsh, Cooper Walsh, Joseph Masterson, and Alexandria Masterson. He was predeceased by three brothers, William Walsh, Edward "Ned" Walsh and Kevin Walsh and a sister, Elizabeth Martin.

A service to celebrate Pete's life will be conducted at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, P. O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675 or BARCS, 301 Stockholm Street, Baltimore, MD 21230.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Arrangements were made by Doughty Funeral Home in Exmore, Virginia.

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