Becky Walsh, age 62 of rural Alexandria, passed into her new life on Saturday evening, January 7, 2017.
Raymond and Diane (Kreminski) Dietz became parents of a beautiful baby girl on October 27, 1954 in Minneapolis, MN. They named her Rebecca Rosanne and she was one of four daughters born to this union. When the family moved to Alexandria in 1970, Becky attended and then graduated from Jefferson High School with the Class of 1972. On August 17, 1974 Becky and Ken Walsh were married at St. Mary's Church in Alexandria. Becky worked for twenty years as a waitress at Park Lane Supper Club near Carlos State Park. After raising her family, Becky took a job at Thrifty White Drug in Alexandria were she continued to work for over twenty-one years and was in charge of their gift department.
Her memory will live on in the hearts of her family, especially her husband of 42 years, Ken Walsh of Alexandria; her three children and spouses, Emily (Troy) Wolf of Eagle Bend, Dustin (Theresa) Walsh of Brainerd, A.J. (Kelsie) Walsh of Glenwood; 12 grandchildren; her mother, Diane Dietz of Alexandria; sisters, Linda Elias of Brandon, Marilyn Dietz of Hopkins and Ginnie (Scott) Olson of Alexandria; many nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her father, Raymond Dietz and her grandparents.
Funeral services for Becky were held on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 2:00 pm at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Alexandria with Rev. James Walburg officiating.
Arrangements by Roy-Hetland Funeral Home, Osakis, MN