Sandra L. Welch, age 66 of Sorento, passed away Friday, July 18 at her home. Friends of 66 year old Sandra L. Welch may call Friday, July 25 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Donnell-Wiegand Funeral Home in Greenville. Memorials are suggested to the family.
Sandra Lynn, the daughter of Harold and Leo Lillian (Parent) King, was born February 15, 1948 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. She grew up traveling around various places with her parents, where her father was working. Sandra lived in East St. Louis, Illinois where she attended and graduated from East St. Louis Senior High School with the class of 1967.
Sandra was united in marriage to her High School love Robert “Bob” Welch on September 6, 1969 in East St. Louis, Illinois. They enjoyed just shy of 45 years together.
She is survived by her husband Bob, sons Troy (Dawn) Welch of Shobonier, Illinois and David Welch of Lakeland, Florida. She was the loving grandmother of Dylan Tinker and Courtney Tinker. Sandra is also survived by a brother Glenn King of Arkansas.