December 8, 1956 - September 11, 2021
Thursday, September 16, 2021
Thomas "Tom" Welch, 65 of London, Ohio passed away, Saturday, September 11, 2021 in Madison Health, London, Ohio following a lengthy battle with Cancer.
Born December 8, 1956, raised in Mechanicsburg, Ohio and a 1975 graduate of Mechanicsburg High School. Tom retired truck driver for USF Holland freight Columbus, Ohio, Teamster Local #413.
He is preceded in death by his brother, Nathan C. Welch, both paternal grandparents, Hazel & Dick Welch, maternal grandparents, Earl & Margaret Midgley and step-dad, Ralph L. Venrick; nieces, Kristin Buchanan and Kwen Buchanan and many aunts and uncles.
Tom is survived by his wife, Cheryl (Potter) Welch; mother, Margaret Midgley Venrick and father, James C. & Betty Welch; daughters, Lori Welch Fulton and Nikky Welch Morrow; 5 grandsons, 1 granddaughter and 2 great grandchildren; brother, Brent Venrick; sisters, Susan (Rick) Delong, Kathy (Steve) Adams, Brenda (Paul) McMahill, Ann (Kenny) Love and Jane Welch; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday, September 15, 2021 in the SKILLMAN, MCDONALD & VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Mechanicsburg, Ohio. Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 16, 2021 in the funeral home with Pastor Tracy Dague officiating.
Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanicsburg, Ohio.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.