NewburyportNews.com, Newburyport, MA

January 24, 2014

Stacey L. Walsh, 22 years


West Newbury, MA — Services were held privately, at the family’s request, on Tuesday, January 21, 2014, in the Vertuccio and Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway, (Route 107), in Revere, for Stacey L. Walsh, who died in a tragic automobile accident on Saturday, January 18, in Seabrook, NH, at 22 years. Stacey was born and raised in West Newbury. She was educated in the West Newbury School system. She attended the Pentucket Region High School. While growing up, Stacey had many interests and was active in many extracurricular activities and sports. She enjoyed playing soccer, gymnastics, horseback riding and cheerleading. Her passions did not stop with organized sports; she also loved photography, country music, and would frequently enjoy “Line Dancing.” She was also a well known “Boston Bruins” Fan. Stacey was a former employee at The Atria Assisted Living Complex in Newburyport, where she worked in the kitchen and as a server. She made many of the residents smile with her warm face and beautiful smile. While she was working, she was also studying to complete her Certification to become an EMT. She was the most beloved daughter of Richard M. Walsh and Lorna M. (D’Apolito) of West Newbury. She was the cherished sister of Matthew R. Walsh of West Newbury. The loving granddaughter of Phyllis M. Walsh of Revere and the late Laurence E. Walsh and the late Raymond and Lorraine R. (Babine) D’Apolito. She is also lovingly survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins. She was also the adored friend of many. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to: The Make A Wish Foundation, One Bulfinch Place, Suite 201, Boston, MA 02114-2031.

ARRANGEMENTS: Services were held privately at the Vertuccio & Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway, Revere, MA.