Antonia Welch
Antonia Welch
Antonia Welch passed away peaceful Friday, Sept 13.

She was married to her best friend Big Fred for 54 years before his passing in 2011.

Antonia loved to crochet, cook and spend time with her family. You could find her most days outside tending to her flowers.

Antonia is survived by her Daughter Patty (John) Garretson, grandchildren, Johnny (Holli) [Danneeka, Aliyah and Dylan] Jim [Keily]; Daughter Barbara (Jack) Phillips grandchildren Bryce, Travis (Valiree) and Kassandra of Lovelock; son Fred (Debi) Welch grandchildren Joel and Jared of Sparks; daughter Karen-Welch Machado grandchildren Tony (Ingriyd) [Diana] of Kennewick, Wash.

Antonia also leaves behind her sisters Teresa Brinkerhoff, Margaret Bonotaux, and brother Nick Castillo and numerous nieces and nephews.

As per her wishes no service will be held.

As the heavens opened up, Mom stepped forward into the arms of her best friend Dad.

Rest in peace Mom and Dad!