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Judith "Judie" Suzanne Welch

September 3, 1943 ~ January 4, 2018 (age 74)

Judith “Judie” Suzanne Welch, 74, a resident of N. Ft. Myers, FL for the past four years, formerly of Nashua, NH, passed away Thursday, January 4, 2018 in Cape Coral, FL.  She was born September 3, 1943 in East St. Louis, MO. 

Judie had many titles throughout her years but none she would be more proud of then wife, mother and caregiver. Whether it be children, seniors, or pets, Judie had an endless capacity to give and help others. She will be remembered most for her beautiful smile, contagious laugh, and charitable ways. In the face of great adversity, Judie’s feisty spirit and zest for life shined through. She will be missed by so many.

She is survived by her beloved husband of 53 years, Richard Welch of Nashua, NH and N. Ft. Myers; three loving children, Richard Welch, Jr. (Elizabeth) of Holliston, MA, Kerry Welch (Patricia Plousis) of Havertown, PA and Michael Welch (Amy) of Nashua, NH;  four brothers, Butch Ginther of Memphis, TN, James Ginther of Harlingen, TX, Jerry Ginther of Norfolk, VA, and Joseph Ginther of Midvale, UT; two grandchildren, Colton and Braeden Welch; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and extended family members.

Relatives and friends are invited to her visitation on FRIDAY, January 19th from 5 until 8 PM at ANCTIL-ROCHETTE & SON FUNERAL HOME,  21 Kinsley Street, Nashua. Her funeral will be held at St. Joseph’s Church, 777 West Hollis Street, Nashua, SATURDAY, January 20th at 10 AM and her burial will follow in St. Louis Cemetery, Nashua.

In lieu of flowers and in support of Judie’s love of pets, the family asks that donations be sent to the Humane Society of the United States.

In addition, a Memorial will be held at Del Tura Country Club in N. Ft. Myers on February 25, 2018. To leave an online condolence, story, or message please visit or friends are invited to send condolences via the on-line guest book at 

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