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Obituary for Gerald Lamar Welsh

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Gerald Lamar Welsh

August 23, 1921 - June 15, 2015

Dad was born in a log cabin in Morgan, Utah on August 23, 1921 to Elizabeth Spendlove and Acy Welsh. He married Josephine Britton on August 12, 1946.  Their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.


Gerald retired from Tooele Army Depot, and was a long time member in the LDS church and held many positions. He was a good husband and dad and loved by many.


Gerald is survived by his wife of 68 years, Josephine Welsh; children: Susan Ellis (Dean), Dan (Roni) Welsh, Randy (Lisa) Welsh, Anna Burbank (Mike), David (Rebecca) Welsh, Tim (Kari) Welsh; 17 grandchildren, and 16 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and son, Gary Joel Welsh.
Graveside Services will be held Friday, June 19, 2015 at 2:00 pm at Washington Heights Memorial Park, 4500 Washington Blvd., Ogden, Utah.


Services under the direction of Leavitt’s Mortuary, 836 36th Street, Ogden, Utah.


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Date: Friday, June 19, 2015

Time: 2:00 pm -

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4500 Washington Blvd., Ogden, Utah.


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Born: August 23, 1921
Died: June 15, 2015

Condolences for Gerald Lamar Welsh

Jeremy Burbank posted on 6/19/15

My grandpa was a easy going loving man that I could never say enough loving words about him he will be loved for eternity by all friends and family, rest in peace grandpa.


Connie Hoopes Kaufman posted on 6/18/15

Dear Welsh Family, So sorry for the loss of your beloved father. He was a great gentle man, and we loved living next door, and growing up playing with your family. Susan we think about you often and hope you are well. Joe you were always so kind and fun to us with amazing treats. You will all be remembered with great fondness. Love, Paulene, Connie, and Richard (Dick) Hoopes