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“Tommy, I always remember you as a friendly, kind, decent man. You loved Linda and Kelly so much. And you always had time to play kickball with us...Read More »
1 of 3 | Posted by: Sandra Nicotra - Old Bridge, NJ

“My deepest sympathy for the loss of Tommy. May his memories bring your family peace. ”
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“I'm so sorry to hear this. My prayers for you all. ”
3 of 3 | Posted by: Michelle Ledford - Russellville, AR

Thomas D. Welch, a lifelong area resident, passed away on Sunday, August 5, 2018 at the age of 70. He was born in Peekskill, NY on April 1, 1948, the son of Thomas D. Welch Jr. and C. Phoebe Huestis Welch.

Tom attended Lakeland High School and proudly served our country as a member of the US Army in Vietnam. He was a longtime gas serviceman, most recently with Synergy in Cold Spring, NY. Tom enjoyed deep sea fishing and crabbing in his spare time.

On December 10, 1967 he married Linda Head at the First Presbyterian Church in Mahopac Falls, NY. In addition to his wife Linda, of Mahopac, he is survived by his daughter, Kelly, also of Mahopac and his sisters, Mary Lee Rizzo of Peekskill and Patricia Branan of Portland, OR. He was predeceased by his sister, Margaret Ann Manderville. In addition, he will be greatly missed by his sister-in-law Pamela Burke, his nephews PJ and Matt, as well as his great niece and nephew, Emma and Patrick and close friend Rupert.

Visiting will be held on Wednesday, August 8 from 2-4 & 7-9 pm at Joseph J. Smith Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, August 9 at 10 am at St. John the Evangelist Church in Mahopac with interment to follow at Ballard-Barrett Cemetery in Mahopac Falls.