Grace A. Welch

August 29, 1921 ‒ April 20, 2002

Delaware, Ohio

Grace A. Welch, 80 of Delaware, died Saturday (April 20, 2002) morning at Delaware Court Nursing Home, Delaware.

She was born August 29, 1921 in Cogswell, Butler Co., Ky. to the late David and Edith (Roberts) Thomas. She had resided in Delaware since 1959 coming from Kentucky. She was a retired food service worker at Ohio Wesleyan University with 25 years of service retiring in 1991. Member of VFW Ladies Auxiliary #3297.

Survived by Sons and Daughters-in-law: William & Teresa Welch of Marysville and Samuel & Betty Thomas of Hamilton, Oh.; Daughter and Son-in-law: Sharon & Gordon Walker of Delaware. 7 Grandchildren, Numerous Great Grandchildren and 1 Great-Great Grandchild. Brothers: Albert Thomas of Wilmingtron, OH., and Raymond Thomas of Illinois; Sisters: Thelma Thomas of New Lebanon, Margie Gafford of Georgetown, Ky., and Bernice Skaggs of Morehead, Ky.

Proceeded in death by former husband: Albert Welch in 1986, Brother: LeRoy Thomas and Sister: Beatrice Thomas.

Friends may call Monday from 5-8 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 75 W. William St. (SR 36) Delaware where services will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. with Pastor Carl Schaefer officiating, Interment will follow in Fairview Memorial Park.