George Bernard WelchFebruary 18, 1949 ~ January 9, 2018 (age 68)
George Bernard Welch, 68, of Connersville passed away Tuesday evening, January 9, 2018, at his residence.
One of six children of Jesse D. and Margaret Nobbe Welch, George was born on February 18, 1949, in Connersville.
George attended St. Gabriel School and Connersville High School. He had worked at Roots Blower in Connersville, and he was employed at H. H. Robertson for 19 years until its closure. George then was employed at Arrow Metals for 13 years and most recently at GECOM Corporation in Greensburg, Indiana until his retirement in 2015.
George was a member of St. Gabriel Church, and in his leisure time, he was an avid marksman and a life member of the National Rifle Association. Earlier in his life, he enjoyed racing stock cars, and he enjoyed boating at Brookville Reservoir.
Survivors include his son, George Benjamin Welch of Indianapolis, Indiana; three grandchildren, Sophia Lamb, Gabriel Welch, and Connor Stephens; four sisters, Theresa (Charles) Jones of Connersville, Irma Welch (Robert Markao) of Oceanside, California, Susan Harding, and Sylvia Gregory, both of Atlanta, Indiana. George was blessed with several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
George was preceded in death by his parents; infant brother, Joseph Jesse Welch; and a nephew, Derrick Jones.
In keeping with George’s wishes, there will be no public funeral services. Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Online condolences can be made anytime at millermosterrobbins.com.