Cecelia Agnes Walsh, 89, died Sunday, June 8, 2014, at Manor Care Center in Cedar Rapids.
She was born Aug. 18, 1924, in Kinross, the daughter of Thomas and Rose (Manion) Walsh. She graduated from Keota High School in 1942. Cecelia moved to Minneapolis, Minnesota, where she lived for 38 years, until moving to Cedar Rapids in 1986. She worked at Western Union for many years.
Cecelia was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cedar Rapids. She was a volunteer for the reading program at Monroe Grade School in Cedar Rapids for 12 years.
Cecelia is survived by a sister Veronica Bittner of Solon, and numerous nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents; two sisters Mary Katherine (infant) and Benita Walsh; and three brothers: Paul, Harold and Hugh Walsh.
Celebration of life service were held June 11 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Wellman. The Rev. David Brownfield and Deacon Derick Cranston officiated. Burial was in St. Patrick Little Creek Cemetery rural Kinross. In lieu of flowers a general memorial fund has been established. Messages may be sent to the family at www.powellfuneralhomes.com.