Funeral escort for USMC CPL Virgil Welch on 9/10

TUBA CITY, AZ – The family of USMC CPL Virgil Welch is requesting a funeral escort on Thursday September 10, 2020 from Tuba City, Az to Moenave.

STAGING: 9:15am Valley Ridge Mortuary, 123 Moenave Rd, Tuba City, Az.
KSU: 9:45am
DESTINATION: Tuba City Cemetery

Immediate family only. Thereafter, visitors may pay their respect immediately following services will be conducted in accordance with CDC and Navajo Nation Covid-19 guidelines to protect friends and family. Thank you for understanding and cooperating.

USMC CPL Virgil Welch served from 1990- 1992, he worked as a boilermaker mechanic with Local #4 after his military service, survived by his three children.

On behalf of the Navajo Hopi Honor Riders, we send our condolences and prayers to the family of USMC CPL Virgil Welch. We thank you for your service, you will never be forgotten. Rest in peace Marine.

Contact: Elgelita Welch-Redcloud (sister)