September 06, 1926 ‒ April 14, 2003
Clara Welsh, age 76 of Delaware died Monday afternoon, April 14, 2003 at Sarah Moore Home, Delaware.
She was born on Sept. 6, 1926 in Chillicothe to the late Lawrence T. and Lucy VanZandt Griffin. Graduate of North High School Class of 1945. Devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. A fabulous cook, she loved animals, the outdoors, bird watching, and gardening both flower & vegetable. Attended Delaware Bible Church, former Brownie and Girl Scout leader, and volunteer at Children’s Hospital.
Survived by Daughter: Elizabeth (Martin) Fletcher of Delaware, Grandchildren: Carrie B. (Eric) Mayle, Meghann Fletcher of Delaware, Matthew & Jason Welsh of Gahanna, Sister: Jean G. (Ted) Andrews of Albuquerque, MN, Nephews: J. David Welsh of Bowie, MD, Larry Andrews of Pasadena, CA, and a host of friends.
Also preceded in death by Husband of 50 yrs: John C. Welsh on Oct. 10, 1996, Son: John C. Welsh III on Apr 29, 1985, and Brother: Samuel G. Griffin.
Friends may call Wednesday 5-8 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 75 W. William St., Delaware. Services will be held Thursday at Delaware Bible Church with music beginning at 1:00 followed by the funeral at 1:30p.m., Pastor Marvin Hintz officiating. Interment Oak Grove Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions to Sarah Moore Home, 26 N. Union St., Delaware, OH 43015.