Catharine (Kitty) Ginn Welker of Kimberton, PA
Kitty Welker, age 79, passed away peacefully Friday, September 30, 2016 at Seasons Hospice inpatient Unit while surrounded by her family. She was the beloved wife of George W. Welker III with whom she shared 56 years of marriage. Born in Cleveland, OH on March 21, 1937, she was the daughter of Esther and Francis Ginn.
She attended University of Miami and graduated from the University of Maryland, and became a cardiac nurse in the Washington, DC area, and then the administrator for their family business, Welpak Associates. She lived in Cleveland, OH, Gates Mills, OH, Poolesville, MD, Easton, MD and finally settled in Downingtown and then Kimberton, PA.
Kitty had a passion for the beach, boating, watersports, flower gardening, dancing (tap, Zumba, line, etc) and especially her family and friends.
Surviving to cherish loving memories of her are, in addition to her husband, their children and spouses: Scott and Heidi Welker, Stacy and Francis Brennan, and Todd and Melissa Welker. She also had seven grandchildren whom she loved dearly including Kaitlin, Jonathan, Drew, Justin, Chad, Nicole and Caroline.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, October 28, 2016 at 9:30 am at the Church of the Good Samaritan (212 West Lancaster Ave., Paoli, PA 19301). Immediately following will be a private graveside ceremony for her immediate family. A Celebration of Life will be held for Kitty and all of her family and friends from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Downingtown Country Club (93 Country Club Lane, Downingtown, PA 19335).
Memorial contributions may be made in Kitty’s name to any of the following organizations: American Cancer Society, Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Seasons Hospice Foundation.