ZANESVILLE: Pauline J. "Polly" Welsh, 96, of Zanesville, Ohio died at 4:08 A.M. Wednesday, September 11, 2013, at Genesis Hospice-Morrison House. Zanesville, Ohio..
She was born May 6, 1917, in Hopewell Township, (Muskingum County, Ohio) a daughter of the late Benton Lionel Baird and Lottie G. Curry Baird.
She had worked 27 years for Mosaic Tile, and retired from the Zanesville Times Recorder after 10 years.
She was a lifelong member of VFW Auxiliary, a member of Eagles Auxiliary Aerie Lodge #302, Central Presbyterian Church, and it's Dora Black Sunday School Class.
Polly loved to spend time at the Senior Center and she enjoyed playing cards.
Surviving are a sister-in-law; a niece; four nephews; and many special friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Edward C. Welsh; brothers Clifford J. and Charles H. Baird; and a sister Roselee E. Baird
Per her wishes, no calling hours will be observed and a dignified cremation has taken place.
A memorial service will take place at a later date at Central Presbyterian Church.
She will be laid to rest next to her beloved husband Edward at Zanesville Memorial Park Cemetery, Zanesville.
Arrangements were entrusted to the Bolin-Dierkes Funeral Home & Crematory, 1271 Blue Avenue, Zanesville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Genesis Hospice-Morrison House: 713 Forest Avenue, Zanesville, Ohio 43701 or Central Presbyterian Church.
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