Shyla D. Walsh

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Shyla D. Walsh, 93, passed away at Mercy Hospital Nov. 16, 2015, after suffering a stroke. She was born on June 22, 1922, in Lake Wilson, Minn., the daughter of Ben and Ruby (Beers) Burke. She was preceded in death by her husband, John (Jack); her parents; and four brothers: Wayne, Don, Orville and Darrell.

Survivors include: one son, Brian Walsh and wife, Nancy; one daughter, Jackie Walsh Black, of McCord Bend; and four grandchildren.

She attended Mankato State Teachers College, Mankato, Minn., and taught middle school English in Brookings, S.D., most of her teaching career until her retirement in 1985.

She relocated to Missouri in 1985. She was a member of St. Edwards Catholic Church in Cassville.

Private Celebration of Life services have been arranged for the immediate family. No cards, flowers or donations requested. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of White Funeral Home & Crematory, Cassville.