Corey Robert Welch - Obituary

Corey Welch

Corey Robert Welch, 27, of South Court Street, Woodsville, N.H., died at his home on June 18, 2019.

Corey was born in St. Johnsbury, Vt. on Feb. 17, 1992 to Dick M. Welch and Debbie Tegu. He was a graduate of Woodsville High School, Class of 2010. He served in the U.S. Army from April 30, 2013 to April 29, 2017 having been stationed at Ft. Knox, Ky. and Ft. Stewart, Ga. and was discharged as a Specialist.

Most recently he was employed as a carpenter for Coventry Log Homes.

Corey was a member of the NRA. In his free time, he loved fishing, riding his dirt bike, and shooting. He followed a very strict routine working out with weights. He cared very much for his pet turtles, fish, cats, and rabbits.

He is survived by his mother Debbie Tegu of Woodsville; his father Dick Welch of Concord, Vt.; his sister Chelsea Welch and her daughter Gaby Smith of Woodsville; his brother, Tyler Welch and his children Skylar and Ryder of Woodsville; along with aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Corey was predeceased by his grandparents, Lee and Janet Tegu and Virgil and Glenda Welch.

Calling hours will be Wednesday, June 26, from 4-6 p.m. with special remarks beginning at 5:30. Following the remarks, friends are invited to the American Legion Home, 4 Ammonoosuc St., Woodsville to continue to share their memories.

A private burial will be observed by Corey’s family in the Bath Village Cemetery.

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Ricker Funeral Home & Cremation Care of Woodsville is in charge of arrangements.

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