FRAMINGHAM – A Memorial Service for the Rep. Chris Walsh, who died earlier this month after a battle with cancer, will be held at the Memorial Building, inside Nevins Hall on June 9.
The service will begin at 3:30 p.m. with a Lancer’s Parade. Tributes to Walsh will take place from 4 to 5 p.m., followed by a reception. The public is invited.
Cindy Walsh, said her husband would have wanted people to pay tribute to him by donating to the Danforth Museum at Framingham State University. (Select Danforth Art in Honor of Rep. Chris Walsh under designation tab.)
Updated this at 5:15 p.m. when City of Framingham issued a press release at 5:05 p.m. on May 16
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 5/16/2018
For further information, contact:
Mike Tusino, R.A.O. & Public Information Officer
Framingham, MA 01702
Tel: (508) 532-5439
City of Framingham to Host Memorial Service in
Celebration of the Life of the Honorable Chris Walsh
FRAMINGHAM, MA – On Saturday, June 9, 2018 the City of Framingham will host a memorial service to celebrate the life of the Honorable Chris Walsh. The memorial service is scheduled to begin at 3:30 p.m. on the stairs of the Memorial Building with a procession by the Massachusetts National Lancers, followed by remembrances at 4:00 p.m. and a reception at 5:00 p.m. in Nevins Hall.
The memorial service is open to the public and closed to the media; cameras are not allowed inside Nevins Hall. Capacity is limited, if you are planning to attend please email email@example.com or call (508) 532-5400 by June 1, 2018.
Parking is available at the Memorial and Danforth buildings, additional parking and van service is provided at the Framingham commuter rail parking lot located at 47 Howard Street.
Photo of Rep. Walsh speaking at the 2016 Memorial Day event at the Memorial Building.