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Michael H. Mike Welsh 1937 - 2017
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Michael H. Mike Welsh 1937 - 2017

LaCrosse — Michael H. “Mike” Welsh, 80, died Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, at Good Samaritan Society, Hays. Mr. Welsh was born May 16, 1937, in Flint, Mich. He was a resident of Rush County for 15 plus years, moving from Claflin. He was a grain elevator employee for many years before his retirement. On Aug. 26, 1963, he married Venita M. Beers in Newkirk, Oklahoma.
He was a United States Army veteran.
Survivors include, his wife, Venita M. Welsh, La Crosse; two sons, Ty Welsh (Pam), Bison, and Aaron Welsh, Ellsworth; two daughters, Tracy Naab (Sam), Hoisington, and Nina Elson (Richard), Great Bend; 12 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents.
The family conducted a memorial service at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 9, at River of Life Foursquare Church in Great Bend, with Pastor David LeRoy officiating. Memorials are suggested to the Michael H. Welsh Memorial Fund. Condolences or remembrances may be left for the family at

Funeral arrangements provided by
Janousek Funeral Home*
719 Pine Street
P.O. Box 550
LaCrosse, Ks. 67548
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Dec. 10, 2017