Mr. John R. Welsh, 58, of Millsboro, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2013.
Mr. Welsh was born Nov. 5, 1954, in Philadelphia, Pa., to the late Ralph J. and Elizabeth Ryan Welsh.
John owned and operated Welsh Lawn Cutting Service. He was a bee keeper and member of Sussex Beekeepers Association. He loved to make bird houses and had lots of diverse interests. He was a great handyman who could repair almost anything. He was a devoted family man who loved his family, especially his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Bonnie Welsh of Millsboro; a son, John S. Welsh and wife Christine of Millsboro; sisters, Brenda Linkerhof and husband Jerry of Millsboro, and Lori Hiser and husband Greg of Dover; brothers Tim Ratajack of Dover and Bruce Crowe of North Carolina; and two grandsons, Johnny and David Welsh. He is also survived by special friends Toby Schlic, Bob Truitt, Eric Evans and wife Nancy, Mike and Sue Martin, Pat and Jeff Ammon, and Cathy Walker as well as several nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and extended family members.
Services and burial will be private.