Marie C. Welch, 91


Marie C. Welch, 91, of Fenwick Island, Del. passed away Friday, Jan. 29, 2010 at Beebe Medical Center in Lewes, Del. She was a checker for A&P Grocery Store, retiring in 1983 after 20 years of service. She was a member of St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Bethany Beach, Del. She enjoyed fishing, traveling, sewing and baking. 
Welch is preceded in death by her parents, Anthony and Lena (Dombrowski) Rucinski; her husband, John J. Welch; and her brothers, George and Bernard Rucinski. She is survived by her daughter, Yvonne M. Aluise of Newark, Del.; a brother, Edward G. Rucinski of Fenwick Island, Del.; sister-in-law, Ruth Rucinski of Newport, Del.; and grandson, Gregory A. Aluise of Middletown, Del.
A Mass of Christian Burial is set for Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2010 at 10 a.m. at St. Ann’s Catholic Church, 691 Garfield Parkway, Bethany Beach, DE 19930. A Mass of Christian Burial will also be offered on Friday, Feb. 5, 2010 at 11 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 345 Bear-Christiana Road, Bear, Del., 19701, with interment to follow at All Saint’s Cemetery. ?In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions in Welch’s memory to, Helen Graham Cancer Center, 4701 Ogletown-Stanton Road, Newark, DE 19713, St. Ann’s Catholic Church, 691 Garfield Parkway, Bethany Beach, DE 19930, or St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 345 Bear-Christiana Rd, Bear, DE 19701.