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Raymond Welsh
  • In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to:
  • Animal Shelter of Schoharie Valley, Inc.
    PO Box 40
    Howes Cave, NY 12092

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“Carole, just learned of Ray's passing. So thankful that I had the pleasure of knowing him, his knowledge and mostly his humor. You gave him a great...Read More »
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“Carol, You are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
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“Dearest Carol, Michael and Christine,I hope the words that I might sayCould ease your pain in some small way.May every thought sent to youGive you...Read More »
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Rensselaerville- Raymond Welsh, 56, of Rensselaerville, died Saturday, February 01, 2014, at his home with his loving family at his side.

Born May 30, 1957 in Queens, he was the son of the late Alfred C. and Catherine (Marshallsey) Welsh.

Ray received an Associates, Bachelors and Master's Degree in Accounting from SUNY Albany. He retired from NYS DOT after ten years of service.

Ray was predeceased by his parents, along with two brothers: William and Kenneth; and his sister, Rosemary.

Survivors include his wife, Carol (Piwinski) Welsh, whom he married August 7, 2004; his stepson, Michael Sullivan of Carmel and stepdaughter: Christine Sullivan of Manhattan; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews.

A prayer service will be held at 7:00 PM on Monday, February 3, 2014 at Palmer & Shaylor Funeral Home, 134 River St., Middleburgh with Father Thomas Holmes officiating. Family and friends are also invited to a period of visitation to be held at the funeral home prior to the service from 5 to 7 PM. Cremation will follow the service at Vale Crematory, Schenectady.

Memorial contributions may be made to Animal Shelter of Schoharie Valley, Inc., PO Box 40, Howes Cave, NY 12092.