In Memory of James M. Walsh ’70

JAMES M. WALSH ’70 of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, died Feb. 16, 2023. At Ripon, he majored in economics, participated in football and Merriman/Phi Kappa Pi, and was commissioned through ROTC. He was a firefighter for the city of Milwaukee for 28 years, the last 17 years as a lieutenant. He simultaneously served in the U.S. Army for 25 years. He was an avid golfer and at age 53 he shot a 71-breaking par. He was also an enthusiastic outdoor walker. Survivors include his wife, Mary Jo; one son, two daughters and three step-daughters.

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James M. Walsh '70