Michael P. Walsh
Michael P. Walsh, 75, loving spouse of Robert Cacciola of
Topsfield Road, Ipswich,
died Saturday, November 3, 2018 in the Sawtelle Hospice House, Reading,
following his long illness.
Born in Dorchester on April 13, 1943, he
was the son of the late Peter J. and Angela (Cooke) Walsh. Michael lived
for over fifty years. He started his career as a commercial artist going
on to model at the Hart Model Agency. He later had some “luck” in acting
and had appeared in several films. Most recently he and his spouse Robert
owned and operated Michael Roberts Hair Fashions in
Michael was a private pilot and owner of his own airplane as well as
being an accomplished equestrian, having won many awards in jumping
competitions at the Myopia Hunt Club. He was a man who had a wonderful
life, was much loved by all who knew him
and who will surely be missed by all.
In addition to his loving spouse Robert of fifty-five years he is survived
by two sons, Jason Cacciola and Adam Walsh both of Ipswich, six
grandchildren, Jordan and Julianna Walsh both of Framingham, Emma and
Aliana Walsh both of Gloucester, Zoe and Dallas Cacciola both of Beverly,
two sister-in-laws, Marjorie Cacciola and Elaine Regis both of Beverly, and
many nephews and nieces. He was the brother of the late Stephen and Kevin
Walsh both formerly of Salem.
His funeral service will be held 7 pm Wednesday, November 7, at the
conclusion of his 4 to 7 pm visiting hours in the Whittier-Porter Funeral
Home, 6 High Street, Ipswich. Family and friends are respectfully
welcomed. Interment will be private.
Memorial contributions in his name may be made to the American Cancer
Society, 30 Speen Street,
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