Tye Edward WalshSeptember 18, 1992 ~ July 1, 2017 (age 24)
Tye Edward Walsh, age 24, of Sunnyside, WA. went into the arms of his loving Savior on Saturday, July 1, 2017 in Grandview, WA. He was born on September 18, 1992 in Yakima, WA the son of Cindy A. (Martin) and Clifford A Walsh. Tye received his education in Sunnyside and graduated with the High School Class of 2011. He participated in High School Track and Field excelling in Cross Country receiving a varsity letter. Tye continued his education at Cascadia Community College in Bothell, WA. and at Yakima Valley Community College in Grandview, WA. He worked on the family farm and also seasonal work for various farmers thought-out the valley. Tye was a very high spirited young man, loved to smile and loved to converse with all on any topic. He loved to read, cherished time spent with his little brother Juan and his many cousins. Tye brought life to all. His message was always positive to those around him. He attended the Catholic Church and most recently enjoyed the services at the Together Church in Sunnyside, WA.
Tye is survived by his son, Jayce Tyler Edward Walsh. Mother Cindy Zepeda (Juan) of Sunnyside, WA, father Clifford Walsh of OR. Brother Juan Zepeda Jr. of Sunnyside, WA, grandparents Nina Negrete of Sunnyside, WA and Pat and Ed Walsh of Yakima, WA. He is also survived by numerous aunts, uncles and loving cousins.
Viewing and visitation will be held on Thursday, July 6, 2017 from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. with a Rosary to be recited at 6:00 p.m. at the Smith Funeral Home, Sunnyside, WA. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, July 7, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at the St. Joseph Catholic Church, Sunnyside, WA. Burial to follow at the Lower Valley Memorial Gardens in Sunnyside, WA. A Celebration of Life reception will immediately follow the graveside service at Tye's grandma's home all are welcome. Those wishing to sign Tye’s online memorial book may do so at www.funeralhomesmith.com Smith Funeral Home in care of arrangements.