Mary G. Welch, 85, of Marietta, died Friday (Nov. 30, 2012) at Marietta Memorial Hospital.
She was born April 30, 1927, in Dunbar, W.Va., to Floyd and Hazel Richardson Steele.
She is survived by one son, Edwin Mathers of Seattle, Wash.; two daughters, Michele Garretson (Gary) of Little Hocking and Monique Maxson (Bill) of Columbus; six grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; two sisters; and one brother.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl W. Welch, in 1990; and also by her companion of 20 years, Robert H. Mason, in 2012.
There will be a memorial service for family at a later date. The Marietta Chapel of Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home is assisting the family with her cremation arrangements. Online condolences may be directed to www.cawleyandpeoples.