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OFFICIAL OBITUARY FOR

Ronald B. Welch Sr.

1944 - 2021

Sulphur Springs

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Ron Welch Sr., age 77, of Sulphur Springs joined his parents, Roland and Lena Welch and his four siblings in the Lords Kingdom on Monday, April 5, 2021 in Sulphur Springs, TX.  A private family memorial will be held at a later date.

Ronald Bruce Welch Sr. was born on March 25, 1944 in Portland, ME to Roland A and Lena Laura (Audet) Welch.  He married Susan Bruce on July 3, 1999 in Sulphur Springs, TX.  Ron retired from the US Navy after a 20-year career.  He also worked as a Tour Bus Driver, was a supervisor for Western ME Transport and as a Supervisor for TRAX of Sulphur Springs.  Ron was a Protestant and accepted Jesus Christ into his heart.  Ron made friends everywhere he went throughout his lifetime, he never met a person he didn’t like. Ron was most passionate about his poetry and was know for his sense of humor and great jokes. 

Awaiting to join him are his wife, Susan; sister, Ginny Hillock; children, Ronald B. Welch Jr., Roland E. Welch, Rebecca L. (Welch) Kirian, Raymond R. Welch, Roxanne L. (Welch) Hall, Randy T. Hansen, Gena L. Hansen; 21 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren; and best friends Buster and Zeus.

 

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Majel & Roger Redick

April 12, 2021 7:58 AM
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Susan and family: We're so sorry to hear of Ron's passing. We knew him to be a wonderful guy with a ready smile and a big heart. We pray for your Peace and Comfort.
Roger & Majel Redick

Ginny and Bill Hillock

April 11, 2021 3:42 PM

In loving memory Ronnie, ill see you in heaven.
Ginny and Bill Hillock

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Jeanne and Larry

April 7, 2021 8:05 PM

Memories are for a lifetime and you"ll be one of mine. I hope you are joking with the best in heaven!
R.I.P
Love ❤
Jeanne and Larry

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Yvette Dial

April 7, 2021 5:44 PM

Please accept my heartfelt condolences for your loss.
I'm so heartbroken to hear about Ron's passing.We worked together at Arktex Transportation (Trax).
Ron was a good man,he always had a smile. 
My heart goes out to you during this painful time.
Praying that God's love enfolds you and comforts you through the pain.
I'd like to offer my heartfelt sympathy. 

Love, Roxanne L. Hall, Daughter

April 7, 2021 3:20 PM

To live free and forever. Tho you have gone home to the kingdom of Christ, your memory will live forever in our hearts. You were a gentle and loving man, friend, brother, husband, father.
Love, Roxanne L. Hall, Daughter

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