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Christopher Welch

November 15, 1987 — May 25, 2016

Christopher Welch

Christopher Lee Welch, 28, of Hobbs, passed away Wednesday, May 25, 2016 in Lovington, NM. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM, Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at Hobbs First Assembly. Interment will follow in Prairie Haven Cemetery.
Visitation will be held Tuesday from 1:00-7:00 pm at Griffin Funeral Home.

Christopher was born on November 15, 1987 to Robert and Rosaline Welch. He worked as a chef for various restaurants in Hobbs with the most recent at Hilton Garden Inn. Christopher enjoyed riding motorcycles and BMXing. He was a member of the Soul Protectors motorcycle club. Christopher was preceded in death by his grandparents, Robert Welch, Sr. and Evie Welch.

Survivors include his father, Robert Welch, Jr. of Hobbs; mother, Rosaline Basilio of San Diego, CA; sons, Kekoa and Kamden Welch and their mother, Ashley Welch of Hobbs, sons, Cy Marshall of Hobbs and Christopher Carter Welch of Lovington; girlfriend, Celes Victoria Villa of Lovington; siblings, Roseanne Jeannette Welch, Jamie-Lyn and Joshua Basilio; grandparents, Jorge, Sr. and Mercedes Verdejo; aunts, Debbie Burgi-Jensen, Vickie Mendenhall and Rosemarie Alejo and uncles, Ross Verdejo, Joey Verdejo and Jorge Verdejo, Jr.

Services are under the direction of Griffin Funeral Home.


Griffin Funeral Home
401 N. Dalmont
Hobbs, NM  88240
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
1:00-7:00 PM


Funeral Service

Hobbs First Assembly
800 W. Bender
Hobbs, NM  88240
Wednesday, June 1, 2016
1:00 PM


Prairie Haven Cemetery
2201 E. Stanolind Rd.
Hobbs, NM  88240
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