Patricia Walsh Reed, a 44-year resident of Wilton, died suddenly in her home on Sept. 5, 2012. She was born on June 27, 1932 in the Bronx, New York and was the daughter of Thomas C. and Margaret (Hassett) Walsh. She was predeceased by her two brothers, John Thomas and Martin Blake Walsh.
Patricia graduated from the Katherine Gibbs School, the New York School of Interior Design and attended Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, CT. She was employed by Royal Dutch Petroleum, Pan American Airlines; assigned to the office of CEO Juan Trippe. She was a retired interior designer having been employed the W&J Sloane Furniture Company, Federated Department Stores and Ethan Allen Furniture. She was the co-founder and partner of Canine Training and Behavior Services, LLC, with her daughter, Margaret. She was also a Connecticut licensed Realtor.