Harvey A. Welsh
Alan Welsh, 77, of Longmont, CO died December 9, 2008 at Longmont United Hospital. Harvey “Alan” Welsh was born July 27, 1931 in Marion, OH to Floyd and Edith (Sinning) Welsh.
Alan attended Harding High School and after graduation joined the Marine Corps during the Korean conflict. In 1954 he married Doris Wertz. They moved to Boulder, CO in 1961. Mr. Welsh spent most of his life in the construction business. In 1975 he married Joy Snively Wolny and began his employment in the maintenance department at the University of Colorado.
In 1992 he received a medical retirement. The Welsh’s moved to Estes Park in July 1992 until 2004 when they moved to Longmont.
Alan is survived by his wife, Joy Welsh of Longmont, three children Terry Lee Welsh of Longmont, Karen Sue Cortese and husband Jerry of Centennial, CO and Tim Alan Welsh and wife Lisa of Berthoud, CO, four step-children David G. Wolny and wife Barbara of Grand Junction, CO, Charles J. Wolny and wife LouAnn of Longmont, Jeffrey L. Wolny of Louisville, CO, and Jane M. Patten of Louisville, CO, 14 grandchildren and 1 great-grandson. He was preceded in death by his parents.
A memorial celebration was held on Thursday, December 18, 2008 at the Community Church of the Rockies, 1700 Brodie Avenue, Estes Park, CO. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Salvation Army or Community Church of the Rockies in care of Allnutt Estes Park Chapel, 1302 Graves Avenue, Estes Park, CO 80517. See www.allnutt.com to see Alan’s on-line obituary and send a message to the family.