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Joseph A. Welp, age 59 of St. Anthony, Indiana, passed away on Wednesday, May 4th, 2016, in Ferdinand,  Indiana.

Joseph WelpJoe was born in St. Anthony, Indiana on December 22, 1956 to Linus and Evangeline (Pfaff) Welp.

Joe retired from the Hasenour Motor Company in St. Anthony as a Service Technician after 42 years of service.

He was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church in St. Anthony and the St. Anthony Community Center.

He enjoyed fishing, traveling, gardening, attending church picnics and Forest Park basketball games, studying war history and going to museums, spending time outdoors, being with family, and had a great love for life.


Three Sisters;

Jane McCann, Logansport, IN

Judy Lamkin and husband Ken, Huntingburg, IN

Jackie Marlow and husband Mark, Victoria, Texas.

One Brother;

John Welp and wife Donna, Huntingburg, IN

Three Nieces;

Erin Robbins, Carrie Sitzman, Alex Marlow

One Nephew;

Todd Lamkin

Great Nieces;

Maggie and Addie Robbins

Preceding him in death were his parents, and a brother-in-law – Jerry McCann.

Funeral services for Joseph A. Welp will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday (May 9, 2016) at St. Anthony Catholic Church in St. Anthony, Indiana with burial to follow in the church cemetery.

Friends may call from 9:00 a.m. until the 11:00 a.m. service time at St. Anthony Catholic Church on Monday (May 9, 2016).

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the St. Anthony Catholic Church, or the Dubois County Community Foundation – The St. Anthony Community Endowment.

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