George M. Welsh, Sr., 91, retired postmaster, has a permanent change of address to Heaven. His time on earth expired on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at the Pioneer Memorial Nursing Home in Mullen, looking forward to this final promotion.

George Welsh, Sr.

George was born on Jan. 8, 1927 in Brule, marrying Mac McDermott on Dec. 4, 1948.

George is survived by his children: George Jr. (Sandy) of Cozad, Betty (Chuck) Wretling of Littleton, Colo., Peggy (Brad) Porath of Mullen, and Patricia (Alan) Kackmeister of Austin, Texas; 10 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; sister, Alice Baily; sister-in-law, Betty Halsey; and other famliy. Jesus is his Master.

George was preceded in death by his wife of 69 years; son, Stephen, martyred for Christ in the jungles of Columbia, South America; and parents.

Services will be at 10 a.m. on Monday, March 19 at the Berean Church. Burial will be at Ft. McPherson National Cemetery near Maxwell with military honors. Visitation will be from 4-6 p.m. with family receiving friends Sunday, March 18 at Carpenter Memorial Chapel, which is in care of arrangements.

Memorials are suggested to Maranatha Bible Camp or the Berean Church. Online condolences may be shared at