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Monday, September 15, 2014

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4/28/2014 11:15:00 AM
Cecile B. Walsh - April 14, 2014

ATHOL - Funeral services for Cecile B (Baldic) Walsh, 91 of 199 Riverview Ave., Athol, were held Saturday, April 26, 2014, in Our Lady Immaculate Church, Athol. Rev. Francis Roberge officiated.

The organist was Stephanie Parker and the soloist was Liz Hume. The pall was placed by, Robert Chandler, Steven Chandler, Barbara Lyon and Ashley Chandler. The crucifix was placed by Raymond Chandler. The offertory gifts were brought forward by Robert Chandler Sr. and his wife Sandra Chandler.

Burial followed in Silver Lake Cemetery. The bearers were Robert Chandler, Steven Chandler, Dennis Baldic, Joey Baldic, Robert Theroux and Doug Walsh.

A luncheon was held at the King Phillip Restaurant, Phillipston.

Fiske-Murphy & Mack Funeral Home, 110 New Athol Rd., Orange, directed arrangements.

ATHOL - Cecile B. (Baldic) Walsh, 91, of 199 Riverview Ave., Athol, died Monday, April 14, 2014, at home.

She was born in Lac Megantic, Quebec, Canada, on June 25, 1922, the daughter of the late Homer and the late Maria (Pepin) Baldic.

She came to Massachusetts in 1929 and lived in Orange until 1961 when she moved to Athol. She worked at the former Union Tool of Orange. She was a communicant of Our Lady Immaculate Church.

She leaves two sons, Raymond F. Chandler Jr. of Las Vegas, Nev., and Robert E. Chandler and wife Sandra of Las Vegas; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; six great-great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her husband of 54 years, James W. Walsh, who passed away March 30, 2014; one brother, Tony Baldic; and five sisters, Jeannette LaMonda, Simone Parker, Margaret Malshuck, Theresa Gagnon and Blandine Baldic.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, April 26, at 10 a.m., in Our Lady Immaculate Church, 192 School St., Athol. Burial will follow in Silver Lake Cemetery. There will be a luncheon at the King Phillip Restaurant, 35 State Rd., Phillipston.

For more information or to sign the online guest book, visit

Fiske-Murphy & Mack Funeral Home, 110 New Athol Rd., Orange, is directing arrangements.

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