Frank Welch (90) of Effingham


Published on July 8 2013 9:55 am


Frank Welch, 90, of Effingham died at 8:02 PM Friday, July 5, 2013 at St. Anthony Memorial Hospital.

A graveside service with military rites by Edgewood American Legion Post #1168 will be 10 AM Tuesday, July 9th, 2013 at Watson Cemetery, Watson. Memorials are requested to the Edgewood American Legion Post #1168.

He was born on September 24, 1922 in Monticello the son of Frank R. McDonald and Ollie Welch.  Frank was retired from Brown’s Produce, Farina after 32 years and State of IL Department of Corrections after 10 years. He was also retired military after 20 years serving in US Army and US Air Force during WW II and the Korean War.

His parents preceded him in death.