Caleb Mark Welch
Caleb Mark Welch, 24, passed away on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. He was a native and lifelong resident of the peninsula. He graduated from Heritage High School in 2011. Caleb worked for Newport News Shipbuilding as a welding inspector for five years and was employed by ARCONIC for the last year.
He was preceded in death by his father Mark Welch and is survived by his mother Kelly M. Welch; his sisters Casey Smith (Christopher) and Codee Hopkins (James), Eliza Jane Welch and brother Walker Welch; grandparents, Marcy and Bubba Myers and grandmother Brenda Welch; and his fiancé, Falan Gornik. He is also survived by his aunt Becky Myers; uncle John Welch (Cindy) nephews, Ronin, Brody and Richard Myers; and numerous cousins and family members and friends.
A celebration of Caleb’s life will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, September 9, 2017 in the chapel of Amory Funeral Home, Grafton. The family will receive friends on Friday from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the funeral home.