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Karyn Welch

Welch, Karyn Lee (Schneider) - Latham - Welch, Karyn Lee (Schneider) 64, of Latham, N.Y. Passed away on July 2,2017 after a courageous battle against Lung and Brain Cancer. Wife of Terry A. Welch of Latham. Daughter of Robert and the late Lucy (Lundberg) Schneider, of Leesburg, FL. Daughter-in-law of Agnes and the late Clarence P. Welch Jr., of Albany, NY. Survived by four brothers: Steven (Christie), Knoxville, TN; Jeffrey, Greenville, SC; Christopher (Nancy), Monroe, CT; Mark (Renee), Danville, NH; sister-in-law Tracey (Don) Hubicki of Glenwood, Md.; several cousins, nephews and nieces, her baby Pugs Jesse and Stella, many colleagues and good friends. Karyn was born August 4, 1952 in Chicago, IL and raised in Westfield, NJ. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Therapy in 1975 from Syracuse/Utica University. She was licensed with the American Association of Occupational Therapists. She started working in the capital district at the Troy City School District. The majority of her 41-year career was spent working at the Bethlehem Central School District, helping hundreds of physically challenged children that she loved throughout her career. She retired in 2014 due to illness. She was a long time member of the Latham Columbiettes at the Latham K of C 3394 in Latham. Anyone that ever met her could never forget her laugh! At Karyn's request there will be no viewing hours. Private interment at a later date. A Celebration of Karyn's Life will be held on August 11, 2017 from 4:00 pm Till 9:00 pm, at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 328 Troy Schenectady Rd. Latham N.Y. Those who wish may send memorial contributions to The Green Mountain Pug Rescue or Mohawk Hudson Humane Society in Karyn's name.

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Terry, I am deeply saddened by the passing of Karyn. I will miss her immensely. Thank God for all the fun loving memories I have of Karyn to cherish .

Pam Carcone mohlmann Jul 31 2017 12:00 AM

Terry, I am deeply saddened by the passing of Karyn. I will miss her immensely. Thank God for all the fun loving memories I have of Karyn to cherish .

Pam Carcone mohlmann Jul 31 2017 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for your loss. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.

Andy and Lisa Savaria Jul 11 2017 12:00 AM

What a wonderful tribute with some excellent photos! She was a beautiful bride, Terry. She knew how to enjoy life. I will miss her greatly. Dan and I send our condolences.

Elaine & Dan Hickey Jul 11 2017 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for your loss. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.

Andy and Lisa Savaria Jul 11 2017 12:00 AM

What a wonderful tribute with some excellent photos! She was a beautiful bride, Terry. She knew how to enjoy life. I will miss her greatly. Dan and I send our condolences.

Elaine & Dan Hickey Jul 11 2017 12:00 AM

We extend our sympathies to Terry and family at this sad time.

Jeff & Mary Collett Jul 6 2017 12:00 AM

We extend our sympathies to Terry and family at this sad time.

Jeff & Mary Collett Jul 6 2017 12:00 AM

Elaine and Dan Hickey made a donation to Mohawk Hudson Humane Society

Elaine and Dan Hickey Jul 2 2017 12:00 AM

Benjamin Peek and John Myers - Gilbane VDC made a donation to Mohawk Hudson Humane Society In memory of Karyn Welch, wife of Terry Welch, friend of Gilbane Building Company.

Benjamin Peek and John Myers - Gilbane VDC Jul 2 2017 12:00 AM

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