Hazel C. Welch, beloved grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, 96 of Front Royal, Virginia went home to be with her Lord and loving husband on Thursday, May 23, 2019, at Heritage Hall in Front Royal after a brief illness.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, May 30 at 11:00 a.m.at Maddox Funeral Home with Sammy Campbell officiating. A private inurnment will be held in the Prospect Hill Cemetery following the memorial service.
Mrs. Welch was born on November 23, 1922, in Federalsburg, Maryland daughter of the late John Lentz Caulk and Celia Maude Cohee Caulk. She was a member of the Front Royal Presbyterian Church for 43 years. She was married to the love of her life Irvin H. Welch for 70 years, before his passing in 2012.
Surviving are her children John A. Welch and wife Mary Ellen of Front Royal, Christine Welch of Herndon and Robert I. Welch and wife Denese of Jamestown, North Carolina; five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Welch was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brother William Caulk and sister Louise Caulk Behnan.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, May 30 from 10-11 a.m. at the funeral home.