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Donald "Donny" Welch

May 31, 1948 - February 06, 2011

Gathering:

6-7:30 P.M. Wednesday, February 9 in Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.

10-11:00 A.M. Thursday, February 10 in St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Dilworth.

Prayer Service:

7:30 P.M. Wednesday, February 9 in Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.

Funeral Service:

11:00 A.M. Thursday, February 10 in St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Dilworth.

Burial:

St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery, Moorhead.

Arrangements:

Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.

Donald "Donny" Welch

May 31, 1948 - February 06, 2011

Obituary

Donald “Donny” Welch, 62, Glyndon passed away Sunday, February 6 at Sanford Health, Fargo.

Donny was born to Donald and Lillian (Meier) Welch in Moorhead, MN on May 31, 1948. Donny attended school in Moorhead, graduating from Moorhead High School. After graduation, Donny served in Vietnam. After his honorable discharge, Donny moved back to Moorhead where he worked as a cook before partnering in the Double D Restaurant. After the Double D Restaurant closed its doors he worked at Truckers Inn.

Donny married JoAnn Hirchert on March 1, 1974, at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Dilworth. To this union, three children were born, Lisa, Tricia and Ryan.

Donny enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his children and grandchildren. He also enjoyed spending time up North with his brother and friends.

Donny is survived by his wife of 36 years JoAnn, children; Lisa (Kyle) Renner, Dilworth MN, Tricia (David) Eilertson, Dilworth MN, and Ryan (Molly) Welch, Pelican Rapids MN, grandchildren; Ethan, Macy, Hayden, Gracelyn, Nicholas, Ellie, Alexis, Jack, Matthew, brother, Dale (Cindi) Welch, Carlton MN, and sister, Judy, Fargo ND.

Donny was preceded in death by his parents, brother, Gary, and grandson, Nash.

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  1. Skip Deilke says:

    Minneapolis So sorry about you leaving us Donny.Rest in Peace.

  2. Suzanne Nelson says:

    Moorhead MN
    JoAnn and family,
    May you be surrounded with those you love in the days to come. My thoughts & prayers are with you.
    Sue Pribula Nelson

  3. Mark Bauck says:

    Coon Rapids MN
    My thoughts and prayers are with you. I worked with Donny at the Double D for a number of years back in the 1980’s. Donny was always a happy go lucky guy. I’m sorry for your loss.

  4. Kyla Way says:

    Selah WashingtonMy dear friend, JoAnn, you and the family are in my thoughts and prayers. I’m always here for you. Love you-Kyla

  5. Ron and Laurie Dahley says:

    Vergas MN
    Our thoughts and prayers are you with Joann and your kids.

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