Marie A. Welch

Passed away on March 18, 2016
Marie A. Welch of Powder Springs, GA  formerly of Bridgewater died in the Douglas Hospital in Douglasville, GA March 18, 2016 at the age of 78. Marie was born in Bridgewater, MA daughter of the late Louise (Mondeau) and Manuel Souza.  Marie was raised and educated in Bridgewater and graduated from Bridgewater High School She was employed by Lucini Transportation as a school bus driver for many years.   Wife of the late William J. Welch.  Mother of Thomas Grabowski, Lisa Fiano and  Kathleen Lambert.  Sister of  Eldon Souza an the late Diane Barchard.  Grandmother of Shari Chipman, Victoria Fiano and  Kaitlynn Grabowski. Great Grandmother of Hailee & Tyler Chipman   Funeral from the Prophett-Chapman Cole & Gleason Funeral Home 98 Bedford Street Bridgewater Wednesday March 30th at 9:00am. A  Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Thomas Aquinas Church Bridgewater at 10:00 am. Visiting hours Tuesday March 29th from 5-8pm. Burial in St. Thomas Aquinas Cemetery.