Kevin John Welch of Taunton died February 8, 2016 in the Massachusetts General Hospital. Kevin was born in Boston, son of the late Alice T. (Davis) and Thomas P. Welch. Mr. Welch graduated from Sacred Heart School in North Quincy, graduated from Sacred Heart High School in Weymouth and lived the past 30 years in Taunton. Kevin was employed for 27 years at Poland Springs Water in Route Sales and Delivery. Kevin enjoyed eating, working, boating, fishing and travel, and especially, spending time with his family and friends. He was a member of the Taunton Yacht Club.
Beloved husband of Janice (Tyler) Welch, he was a loving father to Gregory Beek (Nicole Lozeau) and a devoted grandfather to Cameron Beek and Amber Vieira of Taunton. Brother of Michael Welch (Donna) of Braintree, Robert Welch (Eileen Keohane) of Weymouth, Jennifer Parker (Wayne) of Whitman and the late Thomas Welch, Jr. and Alice O'Neill (William) of Quincy. Kevin is also survived by 16 nieces and nephews: William, Patrick, and Stephen O’Neill , Megan and Michael Welch, Deanna and Tommy Parker, Stephen and Sean Tyler, Kathleen (Tyler) Monti, Monica and Joseph O'Reilly, John Perry,Colby, Emily and Allison Tyler
Visiting hours are Friday, February 12th from 4-7pm. and the Funeral, from the East Bridgewater Prophett-Chapman Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 35 Spring Street, EAST BRIDGEWATER, is Saturday, February 13th at 9:00am.. Funeral Mass in St. Thomas Aquinas Church in Bridgewater at 10:00am. In lieu of Flowers donations can be made to Corline Cronins Family, Inc. www.corolinecronan.weebly.com Taunton Area Community Table www.tactmealcenter.org or St. Judes Hospital https://www.stjude.org