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Frederick E. Welsh, 77

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Posted: Friday, March 8, 2019 3:00 am

Mr. Fredrick E. Welsh, 77, of Erie, formerly of Titusville, passed away on Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at Erie VA Medical Center, where he lived for eighteen years.

He was born in Oil City on November 17, 1941 to the late William H. and Ferne Bumpus Welsh.

Fred was a graduate of Townville High School, class of 1960.

He was a veteran of the United State Army.

Fred enjoyed watching western shows, Elvis Presley, horses and dogs, and was always up for some good joking.  He was a wonderful uncle and meant the world to his family.

He is survived by a sister in law, Joyce Welsh, of Union City; four nieces and nephews, Tammey Bloss and husband, Calvin, of Cambridge Springs, Bruce E. Welsh Jr. and wife, Louanne, of Waterford, Kimberly Dighe, of Virginia, and Timothy Welsh, of West Virginia.

Fred was preceded in death by two brothers, Bruce and William Welsh.

Friends and family may call at the Gordon B. Garrett Funeral Home, 303 N. Washington St., Titusville, on Friday, from 6 to 8 p.m, and Saturday, from noon to 2 p.m., at which time the service will be held with Pastor Jim Cannistraci officiating.

Interment will be in Chapmanville Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to VA Medical Center, ATTN: Voluntary Office (135), 135 E. 38th St., Erie, Pa.,  16504, or at

Condolences can be left for the family at

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