George Welch, age 86 of Waconia, formerly of International Falls, died Wednesday, Oct. 22, 1997 at Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia, Minn.
George was preceded in death by wife Margaret (Mann) Welch and infant daughter, Doris.
He is survived by two sons, Alvin and Collette Welch of Delano, and Le Roy and Penny Welch of Annandale; two daughters, Darlene Carlson of Toronto, Canada, and Janice and John Ludwig of Cold Spring, Minn.; nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were 4 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 25 at the Iten Funeral Chapel in Delano with the Rev. Jeff Harter officiating. Soloist was Kathy Arrolia and pianist, Char Iten. Visitation was one hour prior to services.
Interment was at the Forest Hill Cemetery, International Falls, Minn. at 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 27.