Oysterville - Caroline A. Welsh, 59, died Oct. 26, 2002 at her Oysterville residence. The daughter of Herman and Jane Zochert, she was born in Portland, on Nov. 3, 1942. She grew up in Portland where she graduated from Madison High School.
In 1970 she married Sandy Welsh, moved to Seattle in 1971 and retired to Oysterville in 1998. She was very dedicated to her family whom she always put first. They will remember her as a loving wife, mother and homemaker. She collected butter dishes, enjoyed crocheting and gardening. She was very active in the Beach Barons car club and oversaw the production of their annual program.
Besides her husband of 32 years she is survived by daughters Juli Knisley of Monroe, and Virginia Welsh of Mountlake Terrace; sons Chuck Welsh of North Bend, and Zane Welsh of Brier; and six granddaughters.
No service will be held at her request. Penttila's Chapel by The Sea in Long Beach is handling cremation arrangements.