Loretta Ann Welch passed away suddenly on March 31, 2010. She is missed by one son, four step-children, two grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, one sister, one brother, numerous extended family, and many friends.Loretta was a very caring, loving person filled with love, hope and excitement for everyone. She was always braving the world with her smile and good cheer. Loretta will be forever missed and in our hearts. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, April 17, 2010, from 2 to 4 p.m., at the Omega II Restaurant.