Margaret L. (Fisher) Welling

Born: Fri., Feb. 10, 1922
Died: Mon., Apr. 2, 2018


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Fri., Apr. 06, 2018
Location: Montpelier - East Main St.

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Sat., Apr. 07, 2018
Location: Montpelier - East Main St.

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Margaret L. Welling, 96, of Montpelier passed away early Monday morning at Hillside Country Living in rural Bryan.  She was born on February 10, 1922 in Montpelier to Clarence and Lulu (Wolff) Fisher.  On January 1, 1939 she married Raymond V. Welling and he preceded her in death in 1996.

Margaret was a member of St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Montpelier.  She was the co-owner and operator with her husband for many years as the secretary / treasurer of Welling Homes.  Margaret also managed several rental properties.  During her retirement years she loved to travel all around the country with her husband in their motor home.  Margaret volunteered for Hospice the Caring Way and Hillside Country Living for several years.

She is survived by two children, Connie (David) Drerup of Montpelier, Gary (Pam) Welling Jr., of Bryan; daughter-in-law Tara Welling of Hicksville; thirteen grandchildren, twenty-six great grandchildren and three great great grandchildren; three brothers, Warren Fisher of Cathedral, California, Clarence (Helen) Fisher, Jr. of Bryan, Tom (Barb) Fisher of Montpelier; two sisters Willadene Moore and Mary Lou (Val) Michael both of Montpelier.

Margaret was preceded in death by her parents, husband Raymond, son Scott Welling and grandson Carl Hennon.

Visitation for Margaret will be on Friday, April 6th from 4-8pm at the Thompson Funeral Home on Main in Montpelier.  Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 11am at the funeral home with Pastor Richard Blank to officiate.  Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery in Montpelier.  Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul’s UMC or CHP Hospice.

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Debra Allman
   Posted Mon April 02, 2018
To the families of Margaret, My thoughts and prayers are with everyone for the loss of one great lady. I always enjoyed visiting with her, she was full of memories, and facts. She also had a good word about everyone never did I hear anything bad. Not to me anyway. She will be truly missed my everyone who knew her. My heart is sadden for the loss of her. But will always remember the times we visited. God Bless you Margaret!!!!
Love you forever,
Debra Allman

Rick and Diane Roehl
   Posted Mon April 02, 2018
One great lady. She will always be missed. Our condolences to the families. From neighbors on Misty Lane. Diane and Rick Roehl

Larry Bauer
   Posted Tue April 03, 2018
To the entire Fisher family we want to express our sympathy to you. She was a special person. You are in our thoughts & prayers. Larry and Shirley Bauer

Kenneth L. & Kay E. Donaldson
   Posted Tue April 03, 2018
Fisher family, What a great Mother, friend, and neighbor to so many. She was always
fun to talk with and she was so caring of all. Deepest sympathy to all her family.

Kenny and Kay Donaldson

Jan & Tom Fribley
   Posted Wed April 04, 2018
Our condolences to Margaret's family. We have many fond memories of Margaret and Ray at motorhome rallies with the Sportscoach Owners family. God Bless you as you enjoy your many memories of a special lady.

Monte McGowen
   Posted Wed April 04, 2018
Sorry to hear of your moms passing. I know how hard it can be. Lost both mom and dad in past several years. Also, I was unaware Scott had passed. Both of you were great friends. Will keep your family in our prayers

Mary Stoller
   Posted Wed April 04, 2018
I always enjoyed talking to Margaret. She was a very pleasant person.

Joyce Storrer
   Posted Wed April 04, 2018
To all the families of Margaret. Caring thoughts are with you at this difficult time. She will be missed. In deepest sympathy. Lyle & Joyce Storrer

Rod & Lyndal Mocherman
   Posted Wed April 04, 2018
Gary and Pam our thoughts and prayers are with you both and you family. I am reminded of the quote "When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure" - Unknown. Margaret certainly was and is a true Treasure.
Lyndal and Rod

Ric and Judy Dye
   Posted Wed April 04, 2018
To Margaret's Family. We were saddened to hear of Margaret's passing. A wonderful Lady. You are in our thoughts and Prayers. God will see you all through Margaret's going home to be with Jesus. God Bless you all. Ric and Judy Dye

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