Kenneth F. Welter, Sr., age 85, resident of Huntley, graduate of University of Illinois, School of Engineering; beloved husband of Victoria, nee Difino; loving father of Susan (Joseph) Lavalle, Kenneth F. Jr. (Jennifer), Joanne Pittman, and Julie (Daniel) Grainge; proud grandfather of Joseph, Brian and Lauren Lavalle, Lauren, Karen, Michael and Ellen Welter, Stephen (Stephanie) and Scott Pittman and Jeffrey, Anna and Kate Grainge and great-grandfather of Abby Pittman; dear brother of Marilyn Bailey, Nancy Foreman and the late Patricia Loftus. Visitation Wednesday, 3:00 pm. until 8:00 p.m. and Thursday, 8:00 a.m. until time of funeral 8:45 a.m. at Gibbons Funeral Home, 134 South York Road, (½ mile North of Saint Charles Road), Elmhurst. Mass of Christian Burial 9:30 a.m. at Visitation Catholic Church. Interment Private. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Illinois Chapter, 8430 W. Bryn Mawr, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60631. For funeral information please call 630-832-0018 or www.gibbonsfuneralhome.com
Kenneth F. Welter, Sr.