Alfreda Welsh

Obituary of Alfreda Welsh

WELSH, Alfreda (nee LeClair) 84 years passed unexpectedly on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at Erie Shores Health Care. Beloved wife of the late Doug (2010). Loving mother of Kevin, Shelley-Ann Rocheleau and husband Frank, Dan and wife Joan and Laurie-Ann Rivas and husband Carlos. Adored Grandma of Kyle and Victoria Welsh, Emma Melito and the late Adam Melito (1993). Predeceased by her parents Ernest and Louise LeClair. Dearest sister of late Carl LeClair (Pauline), late Marie Bezaire (late Leo), late Chester LeClair (Carla), late Donald LeClair (Rose Mae), late Geraldine Renaud (late Ivan), Eileen Allard (late Earl Heslop) (late Martin Allard), Rosella Brockman (late Richard) and sister-in-law of Beverley Goodburn (late John), Peggy Tremblay (late Patrick), Shirley Quinlan (Elmer), Betty Anger (Gary), Tom Welsh (Mary), late Jim Welsh (Georgeanne), late Mary Welsh and the late Barbie Welsh. She will also be remembered by many nieces and nephews. Alfreda retired from Essex Ford Tractor Sales to enjoy her family and friends. She always greeted people with her beautiful smile and outgoing personality. When she wasn't with family and friends, she enjoyed watching baseball and other sports. She had a deep faith and gave much of her time to the K of C and CWL of which she was a member for 62 years. She will always be remembered as a dedicated wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex (519-776-4233) on Thursday from 2-5 and 7-9 pm and on Friday, February 15, 2019 at Holy Name of Jesus Church, 146 Talbot Street South, Essex from 9:30 am until Mass of the Resurrection at 10:30 am. Fr. Dave Boutette officiating. CWL prayers Thursday, 3:00 pm with Parish Prayers Thursday 7:30 pm. Interment St. Clement's Catholic Cemetery, McGregor. If desired, memorial donations made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Family and friends may share their memories online at