WELSH, JOHN J., III
John J. Welsh III of Deptford, NJ died on Aug. 14, 2007 at the age of 76 years. Beloved husband of Mary (nee Cassidy). Devoted father of: the late John J. Welsh, IV, Kathleen E. Schlotterback (Edward) of Bel Air, MD, and Susan M. Coons (Robert) of W. Deptford, NJ. Dear brother of: Joan Gildea (Gene) of Springfield, PA, Marguerite Watt (Richard) of Northeast, MD, Mary Hart of Springfield, PA, Robert Welsh of Lansdowne, PA, and Sr. Angela Welsh RSM of Merion, PA. Proud and loving grandfather of: Ryan, John, and Patrick Schlotterback, and Emily and Sarah Coons. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
John was a 1949 graduate of West Phila. Catholic High School For Boys, and a 1954 Graduate of Phila. Wireless Institute. He was a USMC Korean War Veteran, and a retiree of the U.S. Govt. working 30 years as a Logistics Engineer with the USMC, and later with the Dept. of The Navy for 5 additional years in the same position.
Viewing will be Friday eve. 7:00 – 9:00 PM, and Saturday 9:00 – 9:30 AM at Earle Funeral Home 122 W. Church St., Blackwood, NJ 08012. A Funeral Mass will follow at 10:00 AM Saturday at St. John Vianney R. C. Church. Interment will take place at St. Joseph's Cemetery, Chews Landing, NJ. Condolences may be viewed/posted at www.earlefuneralhome. com