Kindly transcribed and submitted by Leslie Waidler

Bucks County Herald

February 27, 2003 


MERVIN W. WELCH of Holicong died February 16 at Quakertown Center, where he had been a resident for three years. He was 84.

He was the husband and dancing partner of ESTHER FELLMAN WELCH, who survives. The couple had been married for 59 years.

Born April 22, 1918, in Palermo, N.J., he was the son of the late J. EDGAR and LOUISA WILLIAMS WELCH.



A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 27, at Forest Grove Presbyterian Church, 1856 Forest Grove Road, Forest Grove. The family will receive friends at a luncheon following the service. Interment will be held privately. Arrangements are by Reed & Steinbach Funeral Home, Doylestown.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Mr. Welch's name to the above-named church at P.O. Box 462, Forest Grove, Pa 18922, would be appreciated by the family.



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