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Obituaries

July 9, 2013

Ashley ‘Skeet’ Marie Welcher

July 11, 1995 — July 6, 2013

OKLAHOMA CITY – — Ashley was born July 11, 1995, and passed away July 6, 2013, at the young age of 17 in an automobile accident.

Ashley was known for her beautiful smile and the love and pride she had for her daughter, Bella. Ashley was born in Great Bend, Kan., to Mary YellowWolf and Shon Welcher.

Ashley was received in Heaven by her great-grandparents, Harold and Margarette Rogers; and her aunt, Margarette Washenberger.

Ashley is survived by her parents: Mary YellowWolf of the home in Bethany, Shon Welcher of Florida, and Luke VanRiper of Great Bend; her daughter, AnnaBella DeLynn Robb; her grandparents: Ann Rogers and Vaughn YellowWolf, and Tom and Debbie Welcher; siblings: Jonathan Andrasek, Amber Welcher, Logan VanRiper, Aspen Lineberger and Corbin Welcher; aunts and uncles: Mike and Gala Washenberger, Deann Engle, Susan Savage, Roger and Chelsea YellowWolf, Erik Lingle, Jason Welcher, Jennifer Welcher, and Christy Huslig. Ashley also had several cousins and friends, also great-aunts and uncles.

An account has been set up at BancFirst under the name of Ashley Welcher to help the family with the overwhelming funeral costs. If any money is left over, it will be put in a trust for Bella, Ashley’s daughter.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 11, at Resurrection Memorial Cemetery.

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