Jean Welsh died Oct. 27. She was 81.

Mrs. Welsh Sept. 6, 1932, in Salem to Joseph and Mary Ringwald. In 1953, she married Richard Welsh and shortly after they moved to Albany, where they lived until 1968 before returning to Salem/Keizer. In 2006, they moved to Tigard. She worked for Pacific Northwest Bell for 25 years.

She was preceded in death by her son, Kevin, in 1988; and brothers, Richard and Raymond. She was survived by her husband, Richard; daughters, Kim Welsh, Eugene, and Megan (Stephen) Goetz, Tigard; son, Timothy Welsh, Beaverton; three grandchildren; brother, Donald Ringwald, Salem; and many nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 4, at St. Vincent de Paul Church in Salem.