Oct. 21, 1987-Jan. 7, 2019
Kyle Matthew Welch passed away Monday, January 7th, 2019 in Lihue, Kaua’i, Hawaii. He was born October 21, 1987 in Leadville, Colorado to Dan and Carleen (Henderson) Welch. Kyle played in a band in Butte and performed in several venues in southwest Montana. He was an accomplished artist working mainly in painting and drawing. He graduated from Butte High School and has lived in Hawaii for several years working as a groundskeeper. Kyle was a kind person and loved animals.
He is survived by his parents: Carleen and Sam Green of Butte, and Dan and Robin Welch of Gilbert, Arizona; sisters, Jacque and Jonnie Garcia, Molly Welch and step-sister, Erika Sanchez; grandmother, Nancy Henderson; aunts and uncles, Chris and Candi Henderson, Robert Henderson and Laci Henderson, Barbara and Todd (Bouley) Welch, Margaret and Stephen (Boger) Welch and Fred Welch; and numerous cousins. Kyle was preceded in death by his grandparents, Lawrence Henderson and Jack and Elenore Welch.
Kyle’s remains are in Wayrynen-Richards Funeral Home where friends may call beginning Monday afternoon at 4 o’clock. Parish vigil services will be conducted Monday evening at 6 o’clock in the funeral home. Funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday morning at 11 o’clock in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church. Express condolences at www.wayrynen-richards.com.