Lawrence G. Welp

FERDINAND — Lawrence G. Welp, 63, of Ferdinand, passed away at 1:50 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2022, in Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper, Indiana.

Larry was born Oct. 10, 1958, in Jasper, to Herbert and Ida Mae (Seifert) Welp.

He was a 1977 graduate of Jasper High School and a United States Navy veteran.

He was a member of Precious Blood Catholic Church in Jasper and most recently attended St. Ferdinand Catholic Church.

He was an avid movie watcher and was a devout Catholic. He also enjoyed spending time at Patoka Lake and being with his family and friends.

Surviving are his father, Herbert Welp, Jasper; seven siblings, Keith Welp, Jasper, Ronald (Connie) Welp, Rosemont, Minnesota, Scott (Anne) Welp, Indianapolis, Joe Welp, Jasper, Mary Ann (Dan) Beissel, Apple Valley, Minnesota, Robert (Cheryl) Welp, Celestine, and Michelle (Tim) Fulton, Evansville, several nieces and nephews.

Preceding him in death is his mother, Ida Mae Welp.

Memorial Mass for Lawrence G. Welp is at 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 21, 2022, in Precious Blood Catholic Church in Jasper, Indiana. V.F.W. Post 673 will conduct military rights.

Memorial contributions may be made to Memorial Hospital Foundation.

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