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David W. Welcher, Sr.

West Alton | Wednesday, August 26 2009

David Wayne Welcher, Sr., 49, passed away at 7:03 p.m. Wednesday August 26, 2009 at his residence with his family by his side.

He was born on March 22, 1960 in St. Louis, MO. The son of Edward E. and Nelda Sue (Cook) Welcher, Sr.

David married Laurie Brais in 1981. She preceded him in death on March 6, 1990.

He worked at ADM making flour in the mill. David loved riding motorcycles, working on cars and spending time with his family and friends.

David is survived by his mother, companion of many years Deborah (Sego) Welcher, three sons David and his wife Hannah Welcher of Alton, Timothy Welcher of West Alton, MO and Kenneth Waller of Sullivan, MO, two daughters, Debra May Waller of West Alton, MO and Tonya Waller of E. Alton; seven grandchildren Kylee, Lauren, Colin, Cameron, Michael, Logan and Brennan; three brothers Edward Welcher of Granite City, Carl Welcher of Lake of the Ozarks, Russell Welcher of Granite City and one sister Susie Welcher of AL.

His father and wife preceded him in death.

Visitation will be from 10 am until funeral service time at 12 noon at Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home, in Alton.

Burial will follow at Ebenezer Cemetery in West Alton, MO.

Memorials may be made to the funeral home in care of the family of David W. Welcher, Sr.

Online condolences and guest book may be found at www.eliaskallalandschaaf.com.


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