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Leo F. Walsh

Leo F. Walsh

unknown - November 11, 2013

Leo F. Walsh, 92, of Camillus, died Nov. 11, 2013, at Crouse Hospital in Syracuse. Born in Syracuse, he served in Marine Corps from 1941 to 1945. He married Elizabeth Bankey in 1946. Leo worked at Upstate Medical Center over 30 years as a medical electronics and computer engineer. He also retired as an electronics repairman for the Syracuse VA. Prior to that he repaired jukeboxes and was the store manager for Firestone Tire and Rubber in Syracuse.
After retirement he joined his wife as a travel writer for the Mobil Travel Guide and the Syracuse Herald Journal.
He was preceded in death by his parents; Patrick Walsh and Gladys Piper and his wife of 60 years, Betty (Bankey) Walsh in 2006.
Surviving are his son James (Vivian) Walsh of Manhattan, KS and his daughter Linda Carbone of Syracuse. Grandchildren include Dr. Kathleen Walsh of Champaign, Illinois and John Carbone of Bristol, Virginia and several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours and services were held at B.L, Bush & Sons Funeral Home, 10 Genesee St., Camillus. Burial was in in Belle Isle Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, gifts may be made to the Cardiac Care Center @ Crouse Hospital, 736 Irving Ave, Syracuse, NY 13210 or Joseph O’Neill Memorial Scholarship Fund c/o Solvay High School, 600 Gertrude Avenue, Solvay, NY 13209
Please sign the guestbook at blbush.com.