James Welch 

James Welch passed away on Sat., July 16, 2011 at the age of 74.

He was the beloved husband of Cathy (nee Carrington). He was the dearly loved father of Gina (Dennis McLaughlin) and Susan (Jason Hayes). He was the fun-loving grandfather of Taylor, Mackenzie, Abby, Samantha, and Daniel. James is survived by his sister, Anne Williams of Michigan.

A celebration of his life will take place at Beechwood National Cemetery in Ottawa on Sat., July 23. Visitation will be held from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm followed by a memorial service.

Donations to The Lung Association would be gratefully appreciated by the family.