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Alan R. Welch
July 04, 1956 - July 11, 2022
Obituary For Alan R. Welch
Alan Richard Welch, 66, of Peabody, passed away on Monday, July 11, 2022, at his residence surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Deborah (Berra) Welch with whom he spent 39 years of marriage.
Born in Manchester, NH, he was the son of Joan (Sacco) Welch and the late Walter Welch. Alan was raised and educated in Winthrop and received his education from Winthrop High School, class of 1974.
Alan was a self-employed craftsman who specialized in tile and marble installation, specifically kitchen and bath remodeling.
Alan was an avid sports fan, and he especially enjoyed the Red Sox. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend who will be missed by all who knew him.
In addition to his wife and mother, he is survived by his children, Brandon Welch of Peabody, Vanessa Welch and her boyfriend Carlos Carmona of Peabody, Brittany Seidman, her husband Jason of Boxford, and his grandchildren, Adley Rose, Layla Grey, and Hayes Louis Seidman. He is also survived by his siblings, Linda O’Grady and Michael, Keith and Cheryl Welch, along with many nieces and nephews.
Arrangements: Visiting hours will be held at the Conway Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home, 82 Lynn St., Peabody, MA 01960, on Thursday, July 14, 2022, from 3:30-7:30 p.m. immediately followed by a ceremonial service at 7:30 p.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.
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To the Welch family. I remember coming by to pick up Keith for football Games at NU. Your family were always very inviting and greeting me with a smile. Alan was my mentor playing football for W.H.S. He was a very talented athlete and just a great person. I can only imagine the hurt and pain that you are all feeling, but as someone else said now he is free from all the pain and suffering. Please accept my sincere condolences. Kevin McGee
Alan was a classmate and a friend at Winthrop High School, admired by many and it's obvious that it continued well into his years. He came from a wonderful family and I can't imagine the pain of such a loss. May all the joy and memories be shared so that his grandchildren will know him even after death. Deepest sympathies to the Welch family.
Alan, you will be missed more than words that could ever be expressed. I will always remember your generosity, your kindness and most of all our friendship. Go White Sox! John Goulos
Please accept my deepest sympathies on the passing of Alan, he was a fine man. I was blessed to have had the opportunity to coach him and to be able to call him my friend. The suffering is over and now may he rest in peace. - Barney DeGregorio
Dear Welch family, I am so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you in this time of sorrow.
My deepest condolences to you all I loved working with Al. I remember playing guitar at his home. And meeting my favorite cousins family! Such a sad day for me as I wish we stayed closer! He will surely be missed!
Dear Welch family, Please accept my condolences. You all have been so kind and welcoming to me and my family since arriving to the neighborhood. I will always remember Alan for being such a kind and generous neighbor and friend. I am here for your family if you need anything, please don't hesitate to ask. Rest in peace Alan, you are in God's hands now and I know you will be a great guardian angle for your family. Sincerely, Dena
My deepest sympathies to the entire family and condolences for your loss. -Nora
Dear Welch Family one and all..... please accept my sincere condolences. Alan will always be remembered with a smile for all who knew him. His charm was undeniable. I'll never forget our summer in NH and knocking on the adjoining walls of our cottage and so many other good times. Rest in Peace Alan Love, Maureen Howlett
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