GREENVILLE - Donald L. Welbaum, age 83, of Greenville, passed away Nov. 10, 2013.
Mr Welbaum, a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War, was a Third Degree Knights of Columbus Council #10215 and he was a Secular Franciscan. He was retired from WPAFB where he was a senior electronics tech.
He was preceded in death by two wives, Rita Welbaum and Mariette Welbaum; two sons, Mark and Matthew Welbaum; and a grandson, Mark Meister.
Mr Welbaum is survived by six daughters, Barbara Meister, Ruthanna and Terry Leedom, Donna Kay and Mike Sharp, Karen Price and Mike Braun, Linda Owens, Nancy Welbaum; 15 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Phyllis Hahn, Pauline and Don Allen; and numerous nieces and nephews.
There will be a graveside service at 11 a.m. Thursday at Calvary Cemetery in Kettering. Father Chris Coleman will be officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Heartland Hospice. Arrangements by The Westbrock Funeral Home.