Lawrence G. Welp, 63, Ferdinand

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

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

He was a 1977 graduate of Jasper High School. 

Larry was 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. 

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

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

A Memorial Mass for Lawrence G. Welp will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, January 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 the Memorial Hospital Foundation. 

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