Donald C. Welch Jr., died Saturday, March 16, 2013, at Hope Hospice in Lehigh Acres. He was born the son of Donald C. Sr. and Margaret Welch.
He grew up in Lock Have, Pa., and graduated from Lock Haven High School.
He then joined the Navy and served in World War II.
He was the owner of the Don Welch Motor Company in Lock Haven from 1962-85.
In 1944, he married Rosanna Goodnight, who passed away in 1972. He then married Jane Fisher, who passed away in 1999.
His surviving family members include his son, Donald C. (Judy) Welch; daughter, Suzanne (Jess) Sigmund; five grandchildren; and a special friend of many years, Ann Pursel.
He was also preceded in death by his brother, Jack, in 1999.
A memorial service was held Monday, March 18, 2013, at The Sterling House in Lehigh Acres.