Lonnie Welsh 1946 - 2011 Clinton
Funeral services for Lonnie W. Welsh, 65, rural Lawrence, will be at 3 p.m. Friday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Military and Masonic graveside services will follow at Clinton Cemetery in Clinton.
Mr. Welsh died Monday, Dec. 12, 2011, at his home near Clinton.
He was born Dec. 12, 1946, in Lawrence, the son of Homer and Velva Hardister Welsh.
Mr. Welsh was a retired construction manager with Lawrence Construction Company and then was the assistant director of construction for Kansas University. In later years, he worked part-time in the Clinton Store.
He was a member of the Clinton Presbyterian Church, the Albert Neese Masonic Lodge of Tecumseh, the Arab Shrine in Topeka, the National Rifle Association and Quail Unlimited.
Survivors include two sons, Derek and wife Brenda, of Lawrence, and J.T., of Lawrence; his companion, Marilyn Stone, of the home; his father and stepmother, Homer and Judy Welsh, of Eudora; a sister, Pennie Scribner and husband James, of Perry; a stepdaughter, Janice Pasley, of Lawrence; two stepsons, Loren Stone, of Lawrence, and Bryan Stone, of Princeton; seven grandchildren, Dalton Welsh, Delanie Stone, Cody Stone, Kaylee Stone, Ashley Stone, Jackson Pasley, and Jalie Pasley; and one great-grandson, Anthony James Wayne Welsh.
The family will greet friends from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday at the mortuary.
The family suggests memorials to the Clinton Presbyterian Church, sent in care of the mortuary, 120 W. 13th St., Lawrence, KS 66044.
Online condolences may be sent to www.warrenmcelwain.com.