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Helen Lorene Welch

September 26, 1918 - August 6, 2018

Service Date: August 10, 2018

Helen Welch (Lorene), nee Tate, 99, of Belleville, Illinois, born Thursday, September 26, 1918, in Benton, IL, passed away Monday, August 6, 2018 at Bria Health Care in Belleville, Illinois.

She was a member of Union United Methodist Church Belleville Illinois, and she loved to quilt.

She was preceded in death by her:

  • Husband: Marion L Welch
  • Son: Leslie E Welch
  • Parents: Ransom and Verdilla nee Todd Tate
  • Great-Grandchildren:
    • Christopher Johnson
    • Elizabeth Johnson

Surviving are her:

  • Son: Thomas F. (Marilyn) Welch of Washington, MO
  • Grandchildren
    • Mark (Danielle) Welch
    • Kenneth (Angie) Welch
    • Carol Johnson
  • Great-Grandchildren:
    • Amber Vaughn
    • Andrew Johnson
    • Morgan Johnson
    • K.C. Welch
    • Samantha Welch
    • Cody Welch

Memorials: Memorials may be made to Family Hospice.

Visitation: Visitation from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm, Friday, August 10, 2018 at Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville,Illinois.

Funeral: Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 pm, Friday, August 10, 2018 at Kurrus Funeral Home, with Rev. Harvey Gaither officiating. Interment will follow at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, Illinois.