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Dorothy Ruth Welch

April 11, 1929 ~ December 6, 2018 (age 89)

Dorothy Ruth Welch, age 89, of Howard, passed away December 6, 2018 at her residence. She was born April 11, 1929 in Danville to Dawson and Bernice (Harding) Armstrong.


She is survived by her husband of 63 years, John “Jack” Welch, one daughter Judy Newman of Pataskala and one son John “Tim” Welch of Jelloway; two grandchildren Jacob A. Newman and Elizabeth N. Kozycki; three great grandchildren Hunter Newman, Abigail and Camden Kozycki; and two brothers Gary Armstrong of Mount Vernon and Richard “Dick” Armstrong of Ashland.


Besides her parents she was preceded in death by seven siblings: Ronald Armstrong, Robert Armstrong, Keith Armstrong, Dwight Armstrong, Kenneth Armstrong, Marlene Pitts  and Elaine Scott.


Visitation will be held on Monday, December 10, from 5:00-7:00 PM at the Lasater Funeral Home, where funeral services will be held on Tuesday at 11:00 AM. Burial will follow in Zion Lutheran Cemetery.


Memorial Contributions may be made in Dorothy's memory to Alzheimer's Association, 1379 Dublin Road, Columbus, Ohio 43215.


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