William LeRoy Welton

February 17, 1945 ~ June 20, 2021 (age 76)


William Leroy Welton


William Leroy Welton, 76, formerly of Worth, Missouri  was born on February 17, 1945 in Wakee, Iowa to William C. and Lena Edna (Schley) Welton. He passed away on June 20, 2021 at the age of 76 at the Pine View Manor in Stanberry, Missouri.

William served his country in the in the Vietnam War and Germany from 1964-1971.  He worked at Houston’s, Rival, T-3 and later worked for carnivals. He loved to deer hunt and fish.

William was preceded in death by his parents, brother John; sisters: Waneda, Winnie, Harriett, Olive, Alberta and his second wife Sharon.

He is survived by his brother Max of California, daughter Kezia of Adel, Iowa and Velvet of Albany, first wife Peggy, also of Albany, several grandkids, great-grandkids, nieces, nephews, great- nieces nephews and great-great nieces and nephews.


Family visitation will be from 5:00-7:00 P.M. Wednesday, June 23, 2021 at Prugh-Dunfee Funeral Home in Grant City, Missouri. Burial will be in the Barnes Cemetery in Worth, Missouri at a later date.

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