April 19, 2021

Robbin Welch

Pleasant Hill

Robbin Lynne Welch, 60, of Pleasant Hill, daughter of Robert Dale Page and Leah Elaine (May) Page was born Nov.17, 1960, in Iowa City, Iowa, and passed from this life Wednesday, March 3, 2021, at Mercy Hospital Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa.

As Robbin grew up, she attended elementary in Russell, Iowa. Proceeding elementary she attended Chariton Jr./ Sr. High School. The family moved to Des Moines and she finished out her schooling at Lincoln High School. She went on to attend DMACC and received her Associates Degree. In years preceding her marriage to Edward she had three children from a previous marriage; Joesph, Ashley and Breanne. Robbin was then united in marriage to Edward Ray Welch on Dec. 1, 1989, in Las Vegas, Nevada. They have lived in Pleasant Hill for the past 33 years. Robbin worked in administration for Methodist Hospital and Methodist doctors’ offices. She also took a position with the City of Pleasant Hill as an inspector until she became a homemaker for her family and children.

Robbin was a very caring wife, mother and grandmother. She enjoyed shopping, gardening, music, going to plays/ musicals in Pella, riding her bike and mostly spoiling her grandchildren.

Those relatives who preceded Robbin in death were her father Robert (Bob) Page, brother Michael O’Leary, grandson Loren Gonzalez, Jr., Grandparents Leonard May, Audrey May, Mildred May, Pug and Maxine Page. Aunt and Uncle Cheryl and Dennis Morris, Father and Mother-in-law, Everett Ray and Julie Ann Welch.

Robbin leaves to cherish her memory; husband, Ed Welch, son, Joseph Wall, daughter, Ashley (Patrick) Frink, daughter Breanne (Loren) Gonzalez. Mother, Leah Page, Brother(s) Rick (Barb) Roberts, Mark (Misty) O’Leary, James Page, uncle, Dwaine (Sherry) May as well as other relatives and many friends.

Family will greet friends for the visitation from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 18, 2021, at Kale Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Friday March 19, 2021, at Kale Funeral Home with Pastor Greg Sharp officiating.

The use of face coverings at either event are REQUIRED. Those unable to attend the service in person may view a livestream at www.kalefuneralhome.com on Robbin’s tribute wall beginning at 1 p.m. March 19.

Interment will be in the Chariton Cemetery

Memorial contributions may be directed to her family for a fitting tribute to be decided later.

Online condolences may be directed to the family at www.kalefuneralhome.com