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Robert E. Welman

Robert E. Welman Robert E. Welman

Robert E. (Bob) Welman, 81, Corydon, died Monday, July 22, 2019, at Baptist Health Floyd in New Albany.
Born Dec. 19, 1937, in Corydon, he was the son of the late Clifford J. and Helen R. Sillings Welman.
He worked as an auto body mechanic at Purkhiser’s Auto and J.D. Whitman’s Auto, both in Corydon, was formerly employed at Alstott’s Ace Hardware in Corydon and was an Army veteran.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, the former Viola Christine Hayden; a brother, Paul Wayne Welman; a sister, Dorothy Louise Feller; and a granddaughter, Kesha Wright.
Survivors include a son, Tim Welman (Evy) of Corydon; two daughters, Judy Engleman and Tina Wright (Ronnie), both of Corydon; two brothers, Carl Edgar Welman (Shirley) of Jeffersonville and James Arnold Welman (Carol) of Corydon; three grandchildren, Amber, Kenneth and Natasha; and five great-grandchildren, Brea, Mason, Kenzie, Gavin and Lily.
Visitation: Wednesday, July 24, from 4 to 8 p.m. and Thursday, July 25, after 9 a.m. at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon.
Funeral: Thursday, July 25, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with burial in St. Joseph Cemetery in Corydon.
Officiant: The Rev. Tom McGilliard.
Pallbearers: Tim, Carl and Jim Welman, Ronnie Wright, Clint Murdock and Kenneth Engleman.