Thomas Irving Walsh, Jr.
November 14, 1943- August 2, 2020
Thomas Irving Walsh, Jr., 76, of Huntingtown passed away August 2, 2020. He was born November 14, 1943 in Washington, D.C., to Geraldine Bolinger and Thomas Irving Walsh, Sr. Tom was raised in Cottage City, MD and graduated from Bladensburg High School. He joined the Unites States Navy and after a short time transferred to the United States Army, where he was honorably discharged from after four years of service. Tom married Sarah Jane on June 23, 1967 and they lived in Hyattsville. After many years apart Tom and Sarah remarried on August 3, 2003 and they have called Huntingtown home since 2001. Tom was employed as a security technician with Tyco for many years. Following his retirement, he worked part time installing Life Alerts for senior citizens. Tom was a long-time member of Mt. Calvary Anglican Church in Lothian, where he served as a clerk. Tom was an avid worshipper. In his spare time, he enjoyed motorcycles, exercising, spending time with his family, and his daily devotions.
Tom is survived by his loving wife Sarah Jane Lowry-Walsh of Huntingtown, daughter Casondra “Sandi” Walsh Belanger and husband Robert of Huntingtown, grandchild Harlan D. Belanger and great-granddaughter Savannah Lynn St. Clair. He is also survived by his sisters Lucille Gray, Donna Coplan, Marjorie Walsh, and Patty Walsh and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his grandson Justin R. Belanger and siblings Joan Ferguson, Gerry Ashby, and Mickey Schmitt.
Saturday, August 8, 2020