Bernice Welsh

Obituary of Bernice Welsh

WELSH, Bernice


Please join us on June 10th, from 1-3 pm at THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOMES, LAKEFIELD CHAPEL to help us celebrate Bernice’s life.  Internment will follow.  Bernice was a country girl with her roots in Hartsmere and eventually moved to Peterborough/surrounding area where she married Don Welsh.  She worked at Bonnerworth in her early work life followed by General Electric where she retired after 40+ years.  During this time she somehow managed to be a wife and mother to four children: Marilyn, Bill, Wayne and David.  Bernice was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.  We were all blessed with her love, spunk and dedication to her family.  Please join us as we share stories and memories of her amazing life.



Bernice Welsh (nee Wannamaker), age 93 passed away on December 24th 2022. Predeceased by her husband Donald Welsh. Dearly loved and missed by her children Marilyn Record (Jeff) of Kanata, William Welsh (Sharon) of Cannington, Wayne Welsh (Helga) of South Mountain and David Welsh (Dana) of Pickering. Loving grandmother to Stephanie, Sarah, Adam Sr. and Adam Jr. Dear great - grandmother to Kaylee, Harmonee, Kai, Graycee, Oliver, Adeline and Jacob.

Predeceased by her parents Burl and Blanche, step father Ben Kelly, sister Eileen Lavoy, niece Connie, nephew Ernie, and grandson Dustin (1999).

Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Alzheimer’s Society, Gideons International, Ruddy-Shenkman Hospice and Selwyn Outreach Centre as expressions of sympathy. Friends may send condolences or make donations by contacting the funeral home at or 705-652-3355.  





1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday, June 10, 2023
Hendren Funeral Home - Lakefield Chapel
66 Queen Street
Lakefield, Ontario, Canada