William Walsh, a former Rockaway resident, died October 7.
Walsh was born in Brooklyn, New York and resided in Singer Island, Florida for the past 15 years. He attended Bishop Laughlin High School and was an all-city basketball player who was inducted into the school’s Hall of Fame in 2007. He graduated from Providence College and later worked as a marketing and sales representative in the entertainment and communication industries.
He is survived by his longtime companion, Cindy Weeks; sister, Virginia Walsh-Hawkins (Russell); cousins, Pat Fullerton and Micky Green; and many friends.
A memorial mass in his memory will take place on Saturday November 27 at 11 a.m. at St. Francis de Sales Church, Belle Harbor.