Vietnam Veteran Michael Paul Walsh, age 71, died on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 due to complications of Parkinsons Disease. Michael was a decorated Vietnam War Veteran who had earned two Purple Hearts, the Bronze Star, the Silver Star and the Army Commendation Medal. Mike enjoyed an illustrious Music Production career, followed by a 20 year second career as a food and wine magazine publisher. None of his professional accomplishments meant as much to him as the pride and love he felt for his children.
He leaves behind his loving wife and constant companion of 40 years, Ellen along with his extended family of seven children: Mike Jr., Amy Cristelli, Arthur Walsh, Zachary Walsh, Gia Walsh, Francis Barrell, and Veronica Campers, and six grandchildren. He is also survived by his two beloved sisters, Alene Wrobel and Lori Ann Morris, both living in Utah.
Inurnment on Friday, March 2, 2018 at 3:00 P.M. at Santa Rosa Memorial Park, 1900 Franklin Ave, Santa Rosa,.
Friends and family are invited to attend a Memorial Service on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 1:30 P.M. at St Eugene's Cathedral, 2323 Montgomery Drive, Santa Rosa.