Elvira Cianni Walsh of Locust Grove, Virginia, formerly of Clark and Manahawkin, New Jersey, died on November 17, 2019 at the age of 102. Vera was born in Elizabeth, NJ on September 26, 1917. She was predeceased by her husband of nearly 50 years James; her parents Nunziato and Rosa Marie Cianni; and sister Antionetta Bianco. During her life Elvira was active in numerous civic organizations and was employed as legal secretary for nearly 35 years.
She is survived by her son James and his wife Diane of Palmetto, Florida, and their children, James of Millersville, MD, Victoria Walsh and her spouse Brian Runk of Millersville, MD , and Brian Walsh and his spouse Sonya Menard of Lakewood Ranch, FL, daughter Elizabeth and her husband John Kielczynski of Clark, NJ and son Hugh and his wife Ann of Chesapeake, VA. and their children Meghan Altal and her husband Joseph, of Milwaukee, Wisconsin and Mary Krakower and her husband Cameron of Wilmington, NC. She is also survived by six great grandchildren, Aiden Rhinesmith, Amelia Rhinesmith, Veronica Walsh, Scarlett Walsh, Daphne Walsh and Charlotte Altal.
The Reverend Jerry Wooten of Saint Patrick Church conducted a private Catholic Memorial service for the family. Donations can be made to Mary Washington Hospice at 2300 Fall Hill Avenue, Suite 401, Fredericksburg VA, 22401.