February 19, 1952 – Toronto, ON
July 18, 2014 – Calgary, AB
Raymond Welch beloved husband of Anna (nee Talbot) of Calgary, passed away on Friday, July 18, 2014 at the age of 62 years.
Raymond was born in Toronto and attended school in Belleville, ON. He joined the military in 1970, serving with the Canadian Navy until his retirement due his health, in 1995. Raymond will be remembered as an avid movie buff and NASCAR enthusiast. Despite his illness with MS, Raymond enjoyed life.
Raymond is survived by his loving wife Anna, his daughter Dara and two brothers Kenneth (Mary) and Donald (Joyce). He was predeceased by his parents John and Shirley Welch.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Park Memorial, 5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on Thursday, July 24, 2014 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Park Memorial, 5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on Friday, July 25, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Calgary & Area Chapter, 150, 110 Quarry Park Blvd. S.E., Calgary, AB T2C 3G3 Telephone: (403) 250-7090, www.mssociety.ca .
In living memory of Raymond Welch, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences