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Berl Welch

July 23, 1947 - September 28, 2018

Berl Welch — FORT WORTH — Eagle Mountain Lake — Berl Welch passed on Friday, September 28, 2018 at the age of 71. He was preceded in death by his parents Berley Welch and Treasure McElhanon. Berl was born on July 23, 1947 in Duncan, Oklahoma. He was a Christian man who was raised in a Baptist home and community. Ber…read more

Berl Welch — FORT WORTH — Eagle Mountain Lake — Berl Welch passed on Friday, September 28, 2018 at the age of 71. He was preceded in death by his parents Berley Welch and Treasure McElhanon. Berl was born on July 23, 1947 in Duncan, Oklahoma. He was a Christian man who was raised in a Baptist home and community. Berl proudly served in The United States Navy and while serving, won title of middleweight champion boxer. He attended Midwestern University in Wichita Falls where he met Shari Marchbanks and later became a loving husband and father. Berl cherished his family and friends. He enjoyed singing, playing the piano, harmonica and having a good time. Berl was a member of S.P.A.H and H.O.O.T. Organizations. Berl retired from American Airlines as an aircraft mechanic. He is survived by his children — Josh Welch and wife Allison, Barry Welch and wife Jamie, Katie Welch –Siblings — Betty Welch, Jerl Welch and wife Anne, Linda Welch and eight grandchildren. Berl will be missed dearly.

The family has requested donations be made to ALS or Alzheimer’s Association
Services will be held at Wiley Funeral Home in Glen Rose, TX on Saturday, October 6th, 2018 at 2:00 p.m., Interment: Squaw Creek Cemetery.

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Service Information

Date: Saturday, October 6, 2018

Time: 2:00 pm

Wiley Funeral Home Chapel in Glen Rose

Address:

504 Holden Street
Glen Rose,TX76043

Cemetery Information

Squaw Creek Cemetery

Address:

Hwy 67 East to CR 303 North
Rainbow,TX76077

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