Mrs. Sydney Ann Walsh
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    3660 Clairemont Drive #4
    San Diego, CA 92122
  • Mother Antonia Edist Servants of Eleventh Hour
    3542 Governor Drive
    San Diego, CA 92122

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I can't believe it's been a year since you passed away, Aunt Syd. I think of you often. Your passing has left a big hole in our family. I find comfort in knowing how strong your faith was. I find comfort knowing that your suffering finally ended. Because of your faith, I find comfort in knowing you are with Katy. I know how much you must have missed each other. When I think of you, I cry and I laugh.

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Posted by: Leilani Green - Concord, CA - Niece   Dec 09, 2013

Syd will always be in my heart and will think of her often, she will be missed by all of us and the the "Flakes will not be the same without her." We are so happy that you are at peace now and with Katy and we know you will be looking down on us and be a part of us each day. Your service on Saturday was just beautiful and your whole family gave such a wonderful tribute to

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Posted by: MARTHA HODGE - San Diego, CA - One of the 7 Flakes of 40 years   Dec 17, 2012

john--our love and prayers are with you all--syd's service was unbelievable---what a great tribute!!!

Posted by: beth machado and art dioli    Dec 17, 2012

T all the Family.
I can't think of a thing thru the tears. I will always love and miss her.
There are so many happy things to remember and I will get there soon.
You all will always be a part of us,,,,Magar Family

Posted by: Onnie - LAS VEGAS, NV - FRIEND   Dec 16, 2012

Dear Walsh Family....Jacque and I extend our most sincere condolences. Syd meant so much to our community. We watched Heather grow up and become a very beautiful and caring person. John, we have enjoyed our friendship throughout these many years and we will be here for you if you should need us. Your very dear friends, Barry and Jacqueline Bernstein

Posted by: Barry/Jacqueline Bernstein - San Diego, CA - friends   Dec 16, 2012

Our thoughts and prayers remain with you and yours during this difficult time.

While we have not kept in touch over the decade,s some thoughts remain fresh and treasured. When the extended family would gather at our log cabin in Naperville, Syd was the "oldest" cousin who always had time for us. Obviously, she lived a lifetime for others. Our world has been blessed by having Sydney with us She will be missed.

Posted by: Kathie Faulhaber Murphy - Plainfield, IL - cousin-mother's side   Dec 15, 2012

Syd will be missed by her family and many friends. I got to know Syd in the Mystical Rose Guild. She was a special person and a very accomplished lady.
May she rest in peace with our Lord.
Evi Rick

Posted by: Evelyn Rick - San Diego (University City), CA - Friend   Dec 15, 2012

Dear John and Syd's family,

We send our love, our prayers and a $100 contribution to the Mother Antonia Eudist Servants of the 11th Hour. It will come to you from a grant we requested from the jewish Community Foundation. We will say the Rosary for you and your family tomorrow. We are unable to attend.

The last time we saw you and Syd was at Immaculata Church USD a few months ago. We greeted each other with a warm hug.

May God Bless you and embrace you while you grieve.

Roy and Claire Hughes

Posted by: Claire & Roy Hughes - San Diego, CA - Old friends   Dec 15, 2012

To John and Family; Our deepest sympathies on the passing of Syd. She was a wonderful and caring person and indeed a classy lady. We were privileged to have had her as a close friend over all these years. God bless you. The Hustons

Posted by: Bill and Delores - San Diego, CA - friend   Dec 15, 2012

Syd was one of the finest women I've ever known. An example of courage in adversity. A kind, loving person with a great sense of humor. I have many treasured memories of our two families. Charlie must surely have welcomed her in Heaven with a warm hug and a joke. My love and sympathy to John, the boys, and Heather.

Posted by: Genie Remoll - Simpsonville, SC - Friend and "A Flake"   Dec 14, 2012