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Douglas Welch, Sr.

April 19, 1950 — March 2, 2022


Douglas Ray Welch, Sr., age 71, of Quakertown, passed away on March 2, 2022, at his residence. Born in Philadelphia, he was a son of the late Jesse and Dorothy Mae (Hilton) Welch.

He graduated from Olney High School in 1968. Retired from his final job with Home Depot in 2018.

Douglas loved going to the beach and listening to music of all kinds. He enjoyed bowling in leagues in Willow Grove. His early years were absorbed by his activities with the Boy Scouts of America. His ultimate passion was his family. Parties and picnics were the thing he loved planning, just to have everyone together.

Surviving are his children, Douglas R. Welch, Jr. (Dora) and Becky Welch (Nicole), grandchildren, Zachary, Justin (Cassondra), Damien, Samantha, Liam, and Maverick, great grandchildren, Scarlett and Evelyn and siblings David (Kathy), Donald, Linda, Laurie (Karen), Donna (Mike), Wendy (Gordon), Pam (Dave) and countless nieces and nephews.

Final respects can be paid on March 11, 2022, from 5:00-7:00 PM at the Naugle Funeral & Cremation Service, 135 W. Pumping Station Road, Quakertown, PA 18951.

Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to Support Kidney Patients - American Kidney Fund or Boy Scouts of America http://

Arrangements are by Naugle Funeral & Cremation Service of Quakertown (215-536-3343). To visit his obituary online please visit

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