Ruthanna B. Welp, 75, Huntingburg

Clara Rhoads useRuthanna B. Welp, 75, of Huntingburg, died Saturday at the Northwood Retirement Community in Jasper. She was born in Bristow January 16, 1941, to Ervin and Bernis (VanHoosier) Lanman. She married Charles T. Welp August 27, 1960, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Huntingburg. He died April 23, 2012.

She is survived by two sons, John Welp and wife Irs, Madison, Wisconsin, and Scott Welp, Huntingburg. two daughters, Christine Fulkerson and husband John, Arlington, Texas, and Laurie Webb, Freedom; one sister, Patty Wright and husband Marvin, Huntingburg; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by one sister, Rosie Schnellenberg, and one brother, James Lanman.

Friends may call from 3-8 p.m. Wednesday at the Nass and Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg. A parish rosary will be prayed at 4 p.m., Wednesday at the funeral home. Condolences may be shared online at Funeral services at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Mary’s Church with burial following in St. Mary’s Cemetery.

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