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Raymond M Welbes

South Dakota, USA
Death 11 Apr 1991 (aged 86)
Miller, Hand County, South Dakota, USA
Burial Miller, Hand County, South Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 100491881 · View Source
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Raymond M. Welbes

Raymond M. Welbes, 86, of Miller died Thursday, April 11, at Hand County Memorial Hospital.

Funeral Mass is scheduled for Monday at10:30 a.m. at St. Ann's Catholic Church with Reverend Donald Molumby officiating. Burial will be in St. Ann's Cemetery.

Raymond M. Welbes was born February 2, 1905 at Bridgewater, SD, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Mathew F. (Katie E. O'Brien) Welbes. In 1916 he moved with his family to a farm in Alpha Township, Hand County.

He served with the Army Air Corp from March 7, 1942 to September 28, 1945. Following the war, he farmed until his retirement when he moved to Miller. He worked for George Melber for many years.

He was a member of St. Ann's Catholic Church and the American Legion.

Survivors include one brother, Louis A. Welbes, Houston, TX, three step-children, Donald Miessner, Anchorage, AK, Louise Beckern, Willow, AK, and Mrs. Fred (Evelyn) Andres, Vacaville, CA.

He was preceded in death by his parents; five brothers, Harold, Walter, Mat, Stephen and Richard; and two sisters, Madge Wagner and Lucile Thedorff.

Miller Press, Miller, Hand County, South Dakota, April 15, 1991

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100491881
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Raymond M Welbes (2 Feb 1905–11 Apr 1991), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100491881, citing Saint Anns Cemetery, Miller, Hand County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Barb Jones (contributor 47367273) .