Edward Joseph Walsh, a member of St. Michael Parish, died Feb. 14. He was 71.

Mr. Walsh was born Mar. 5, 1942, in Chicago, to Edward and Kathleen Walsh. He married Michelle. He worked for 32 years as a reporter, editor, and bureau chief for the Washington Post in Washington, D.C., and moved to Portland in 20014. He worked for five years as a reporter for the Oregonian before retiring.

He is survived by his wife Michelle; children, Michael and Catherine Walsh; two grandchildren; siblings, Janet Wright and Jim Walsh; nieces and nephews; great nieces and nephews; and brothers-in-law, Mike and Jim Heisler.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 21, at St. Michael the Archangel Church. Memorial donations can be made to Knight Cancer Institute at the Oregon Health and Science University in Portland.