Catherine Walsh was born in about 1880 in Clonmel, County Tipperary.
She married John Roche in 1897 and lived in London, a daughter Kathleen was born in 1908.
When she boarded the Titanic she gave her local address as 57 Church Road, Southampton. According to her family she pretended to be single to get a job. She was listed as K. Walsh.
Selina Rogers recalled: We had a very nice stewardess, Miss Walsh.... I was feeling very sick. The stewardess was very kind and brought me a glass of milk.
Catherine Walsh died in the disaster.