Eleanor Welsh

Jan 13 1934
Jul 19 2020
86 Years

Eleanor Welsh, 86, of Coatesville, passed away on Sunday, July 19, 2020, at Paoli Memorial Hospital.  She was the wife of the late Donald Hatfield Welsh who died in 2017.  Born in West Chester she was the daughter of the late Carl and Ethel Butler Hendrickson.

An area resident most of her life she worked at Sonoco paper Products in Downingtown, Jamesway and Moore's Pharmacy in Thorndale, the Thorndale A&P, and owned Welsh's First Ave. Deli in Parkesburg.  She belonged to the Chester County Car Club.

She is survived by her children; Don R. (Lisa) and Randy (Patricia) both of Parkesburg, Mark (Diane Ray) Welsh of Lancaster, eight grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild, and brothers, Carl Jr. of West Chester, PA and Robert Hendrickson of Paradise Valley, AZ.  She was preceded in death by a daughter, Kathleen Marie Welsh Cellini, a great-grandson, Hunter, and a sister, Doris Whitely Hendrickson.

Eleanor's funeral service will be announced at a future date.  

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the American Cancer Society.

Service Location: 
Wilde Funeral Home- 434 Main St., Parkesburg, PA, 19365


Dear Randy, Mark and families:  Please know you all are in my prayers during this difficult time.

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Sorry for your loss

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I knew Eleanor the biggest part of my life. Her husband was an old friend of my father,Fred Thompson and his family. She was very nice and also a great help to our family when she worked at Moore's pharmacy. Sorry about her passing. Mary D Elvin (Skeet)

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Dear Jeff, on behalf of my family and Semican family, I am offering you and your family our sympathy for your loss.  Often the person represented the Rock of the family.  Andre Rivard

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Don, Randy, and Mark...So sorry for your loss. I read your Dad passed too back in October. I'm very sorry. Regards, Rich Beck and Family.


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