Born 12-4-1929 -- Died 9--15-2003
Robert Corvan Welte, 73, of Cherokee Village died Sept. 15, 2003, at Eastern Ozark Regional Health System.
He was born Dec. 4, 1929, in White County, Ind., to Arthur Welte and Eva Baer Welte.
He was a school teacher, belonged to St. Michael's Catholic Church, the Elks Club, where he was past exalted ruler and held many other offices.
Survivors include two sons - Dennis Welte of Hardy, Ark., Ronald Welte of Frisco, Texas, a daughter, Gina Yannone of Belvidere, Ill., a brother, Larry Welte of Baxter, Ind. and four sisters - Audrey Ladd of Monticello, Ind., Carolyn Lawson of Ind., Norma Jean Sickler of Idaville, Ind., and Lois Wright of Winter Garden, Fla., six grandchildren and one great- grandchild.
A funeral Mass was observed on Sept. 18 at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Cherokee Village with burial in St Michael's Columbarium in Cherokee Village, Ark.
Arrangements were under the direction of Heath Oak Hill Chapel.
Memorials preferred to the American Cancer Society or the Elks National Foundation.