|Birth: ||Feb. 22, 1923|
|Death: ||Mar. 26, 2004|
Isabelle D. Welcher, 81, of Stuarts Draft passed away Friday, March 26, 2004 at the Shenandoah Nursing Home where she had been a resident since 2003.
She was born February 22, 1923 in Augusta County a daughter of the late William Lerty Diehl and Ottie Fitzgerald Diehl. She worked as a salesperson at the F. W. Woolworth Company where she made many friends. She was a member of the Calvary United Methodist Church in Stuarts Draft.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert J. Welcher on November 20, 1968.
Survivors include three children, H. Wayne Welcher, Sr. and his wife Reta of Mt. Crawford, Janet W. Cook of Elkton, and Roger L. Welcher and his wife Dale of Stuarts Draft; five grandsons, H. W. Welcher, Jr. and his wife Karen, Cecil P. Welcher and his wife, Elizabeth, David J. Welcher and his wife Tonna, Brian T. Welcher and his wife Heather and Matthew L. Welcher and his wife Kim; four great-grandchildren, Daniel J. Welcher, Dalton M. Welcher, Julian R. Welcher, and Megan E. Welcher; one brother, William A. Diehl and his wife Ellen; one sister, Louise R. Diehl; and two nephews, W. Hansford Diehl and his wife Peggy.
A service will be held 2:00 PM Monday, March 29, 2004 at the Stuarts Draft Chapel of Reynolds Funeral Service by the Rev. B. Failes and assisted by the Rev. Conchita Holtz. Burial will follow in Riverview Cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be her five grandsons and Hansford and Ray Diehl.
Honorary pallbearers will be Mitchell, Ricky, Gregory, and Mike Diehl and friends attending the service.
The family will receive friends 6-8 PM Sunday, March 28, 2004 at Reynolds Funeral Service of Stuarts Draft and other times at the residence of her son Roger and Dale Welcher, 279 Gertie's Lane in Stuarts Draft.
The family wishes to express sincere appreciation to the entire staff of Shenandoah Nursing Home for the efficient, loving, compassionate care of Isabelle during her six months as a resident, and to the Hospice of the Piedmont and her attending physicians during her extended illness.
The News Leader, Staunton, VA-date of paper: March 27, 2004
William Lurty Diehl (1897 - 1958)
Ottie Rebecca Fitzgerald Diehl (1900 - 1987)
Herbert Jones Welcher (1919 - 1968)*
Herbert Wayne Welcher (1943 - 2014)*
Janet Welcher Cook (1944 - 2014)*
Roger Lee Welcher (1945 - 2016)*
William A. Diehl (1921 - 2008)*
Isabelle Diehl Welcher (1923 - 2004)
Louise Rebecca Diehl (1925 - 2012)*
Plot: Block 164 Lot 15B
Maintained by: LNM
Originally Created by: JEM
Record added: Sep 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59017254