Charles L. Welton, 63 of Lancaster, died Sunday, June 25, 2017. He was the husband of Carol (Vaught) Welton for over 39 years.
Born in Philipsburg, he was the son of the late Charles L. and B. Cleo (Keith) Welton.
Early in life, Charlie was an avid skier and was part of the National Ski Patrol in western New York. A motorcycle enthusiast, he loved riding on long trips and always owned at least one motorcycle. Charlie enjoyed card games, camping, fishing, and spoiling his pets. He absolutely adored his granddaughter.
After 40 years, he retired from Norfolk Southern.
In addition to his wife, Charlie is survived by three sons; Brian, of Downingtown, Bruce, of Truckee, CA, and Benjamin, of Lancaster, a granddaughter, Bailey, and a brother, Richard (Judy), of Hiram, GA.
There will be a viewing from 9AM until 11AM on Thursday, June 29, 2017 in the Bachman Funeral Home, 7 S. Decatur St. Strasburg, PA 17579. The funeral will begin at 11AM, in the funeral home. Burial in Paradise Mennonite Cemetery will be private.
In lieu of flowers, please make a contribution in Charlie’s memory to Justice Rescue, PO Box 112 Woodlyn, PA 19094 or www.Justice-Rescue.com.