Dorothy Marie Welgo, 86, of Cressona, passed away Friday, Nov. 19, at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Schuylkill E. Norwegian Street, Pottsville.
Born May 12, 1935, in Minersville, she was a daughter of the late Dorothy (Garrett) and Joseph Zelusky.
She was the widow of John Welgo.
She was a graduate of Pottsville Area High School and a member of St. Ambrose Roman Catholic Church, Schuylkill Haven.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her daughters, Michelle Archer and Karen and Terri Welgo; siblings, Kay Woll, Margaret "Mimmy" Olexo, Peggy Keller, Elizabeth "Libby" Callaghan and Bobby, Stanley, Francis and Michael Zelusky.
She is survived by her children, Joann Warford, wife of Joseph, Pitman, and David Welgo, Cressona; grandchildren, John Warford, husband of Maki, Pitman, Holly Boxer, wife of Eric, New Ringgold, Chris Warford, husband of Bridgett, Pitman, Jerry Gruwell, Cressona, Brian Archer, Kevin Archer and Olivia Welgo, Cressona; eight great-grandchildren; sister, Patrcia Hume, Shoemakersville; nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 30, at Ebling-Stabingas Funeral Home, Cressona, with the Rev. Monsignor Edward S. Zemanik officiating. A viewing for family and friends will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home. Interment will follow in St. Bartholomew Cemetery, Brockton.