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Walter Henry Ash

February 13, 1940 ~ May 14, 2022 (age 82)

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ASH, Walter Henry of Belmont, passed away on May 14, 2022, after a lengthy illness. He was 82. Beloved son of the late Walter Hayes Ash & Catherine Regina (Carney) Ash. Dear brother of Marilyn J. Melville & her late husband Michael J. of Natick. Loving uncle of Michael J. Melville, Jr & his wife Paula of Boylston and Michelle J. Tynan & her husband Glen of South Grafton. Caring great-uncle of Shane Michael & Delaney Catherine Tynan and Michael Antonio & Sophia Maria Melville.


Retired employee of Honeywell.


Longtime coach, player, & lover of hockey in Belmont, Watertown, Cambridge, & Woburn.


A visitation will be held Thursday May 19, 2022, from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM in the MacDonald Rockwell & MacDonald Funeral Home at 270 Main St. Watertown followed by a Funeral Mass in Sacred Heart Church, 770 Mt. Auburn St., Watertown at 11 AM. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Interment Belmont Cemetery.  


In lieu of flowers, memorials in Walter’s name may be made to the Belmont Youth Hockey Association PO Box 154 Belmont MA 02478 




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May 19, 2022

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
MacDonald Rockwell MacDonald Funeral Home
270 Main St.
Watertown, MA 02472

Mass of Christian Burial
May 19, 2022

11:00 AM
Sacred Heart Church - Watertown
770 Mt. Auburn Street
Watertown, MA 02472

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