David C. Welch: 1954-2016



    David C. Welch of Fort Myers Beach passed away on March 5, 2016 at HealthPark Hospital. David was born on October 11, 1954 to Dave Welch and Pattie William in Missouri. He graduated from Northwest High School, House Springs, MO in 1972.

    David moved to Fort Myers Beach in 2007.

    He is survived by his wife, Marilou Welch and sons David Welch of Missouri and Patrick Welch of Fort Myers Beach. He is predeceased by his parents Dave Welch and Pattie William.

    David leaves many good friends in his church community as well as the wider beach community to mourn his passing, including Scott Lumley, who described David as “a really, really good guy.”

    David was a member of First Baptist Church on Fort Myers Beach.

    Memorial services for David will be held at First Baptist Church (Beach Baptist), Fort Myers Beach on Saturday, April 23, 2016 at 6:30pm.