Patricia Welch 1958-2018
Patricia Cannon Welch, 59, Holton, died Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, at The University of Kansas Health St. Francis Campus.
She was born May 2, 1958, in Charlotte, N.C., the daughter of Joe Edgar and Ruth Clementine Hearn Cannon. She had lived in the Holton community for two months to be closer to her son and daughter-in-law; she previously lived in Dallas, N.C., for most of her life.
Mrs. Welch was owner and operator of Superior Cleaning in North Carolina for six years.
She was a former member of Revival Tabernacle Church in North Carolina.
She married Steve L. Welch. He died Nov. 18, 2012. She was also preceded in death by her parents.
Survivors include three sons, Adam Welch and wife Carrie, Holton, and Jack Sides Jr. and John Sides, both of Charlotte, N.C.; three sisters, Sandra Cannon, Twila Arrendale and Kelly Cannon, all in North Carolina; two brothers, Joe and David Cannon, both in North Carolina; and three grandchildren, Jack, Cheyenne and Jacob.
Graveside services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday in Holton Cemetery. Mercer Funeral Home in Holton is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Medicalodges Jackson County Church Service Fund, sent in care of Mercer Funeral Home, P.O. Box 270, Holton, KS 66436.