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John J. Welsh

AGE: 77 • Red Bank

John J. Welsh, 77 of Red Bank, passed away on October 30, 2017. John was born in Jersey City to James and Elizabeth (Martin) Welsh. He was employed by Chambers Electric in Ocean Twp for 34 years before retiring in 2002. Prior to that John worked for Frank Leslie Electric in Fair Haven. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus in Fair Haven and a member of the Westside Hose Co of the Red Bank Fire Department for 54 years and served as Chief in 1990. John was a former communicant of St. Agnes RC Church in Atlantic Highlands and St. Anthony's of Padua in Red Bank.

John was predeceased by his parents; his brother James T. Welsh, Jr. and his sister Elizabeth "LeeLee" Smith. He is survived by his son Thomas J. Welsh and Amber Graves of Red Bank; his daughter Diana Vescio and her husband Errico of River Plaza; his sister Patricia Angello of West Long Branch; and his grandsons Piero G. Vescio II, Angelo E. Vescio and Jack T. Welsh and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be Thursday, November 2nd from 5 to 8 pm, with a Fireman's Service at 7, at the Thompson Memorial Home, 310 Broad St, Red Bank. There will be a funeral service at the funeral home on Friday, November 3rd at 10 a.m. Interment will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Middletown.
Published in Asbury Park Press on Nov. 1, 2017
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