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Grace Mae (Shepherd) Welch

July 13, 1931 ~ May 10, 2019 (age 87)

Westbrook-Grace Mae Shepherd Welch, 87, died May 10, 2019, peacefully with her family by her side.

Born July 13, 1931 daughter of Owen and Grace Mae Getchell Shepherd. Grace’s life centered around her family and children. She was a member of the Salvation Army for many years and the Wiscasset Church of the Nazarene. She was married to her husband of 61 years Clifford Welch SR. She loved spending time with her family. Her favorite music was Daniel O’ Donald. She loved Collecting Angels.   She had a loving heart; she took in anyone who needed a home.

She is survived by her son; Clifford Welch Jr. Marlene Severance, Charlene and Walter Burney Sr., Shelia Robinson, Dianne Barto (Coston) and Rusty.  10 Grandchildren. 9 Great Children, 3 great-great Grandchildren. Many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held Noon to 1pm. Saturday May 18 at the Highland Lake Congregational Church, 1303 Bridgton Road, Westbrook. The Funeral will immediately follow at the Church. Committal will follow in Gray Cemetery. Pastor Wally Staples will officiate.

Memorial Donations may be made to the Sussman House, 40 Anchor Way, Rockport, ME 04092

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