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David Paul Welsh

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David Paul Welsh Obituary
David Paul Welsh

Chincoteague, VA - David Paul Welsh, of Chincoteague, VA passed away on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at the age of 78. Three years ago he lost his wife and soul mate, Kathleen "Kay" (Pelletier) Welsh. David was born in Brookline, MA on December 17, 1939 to Paul and Marie (Moquin) Welsh. David is survived by his son, Eric Welsh of KS and three daughters, Lisa Robbins (MA), and Kim Varney & Tracey Welsh (both of NH). He was also predeceased by a son, Scott Welsh.

In addition to his children, David is survived by his sister, Barbara Walsh (MA). There are many grandchildren and great grandchildren that will dearly miss their Grampie.

Mr. Welsh was a retired Chief Warrant Officer in the United States Army. He served his country with incredible pride. He has recently been affiliated with the American Legion Post #159, USAWOA, St Andrews Church and the Chincoteague community.

There will be a memorial service held on November 10, 2018 at St Andrews Catholic Church at 10:00 a.m. officiated by David's friend, Father Mike Imperial.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Hearts & Friends, an organization that David cofounded that helps those in need in the Chincoteague community. Hearts & Friends, PO Box 438, Chincoteague, VA 23336. Or the Archdioceses for the Military Services USA, PO Box 96168, Washington, DC 20007. (

Local arrangements made by Fox & Holston Funeral Home, Chincoteague, VA. Condolences may be made at
Published in The Daily Times on Nov. 8, 2018
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