Miriam J. Welken

Miriam J. Welken. 94, formerly of Glen Head, NY, New Bern, NC and Salisbury, NC died peacefully on Tuesday, November 20, 2012 in Country Meadows Nursing Center, Bethlehem, PA.
Born: March 15, 1918 in Steele, ND, she was a daughter of the late Nels K. and Elida (Erickson) Nelson.
Personal: She was the wife of the late Lloyd O. Welken, who died in 2004 and with whom she shared 61 years of marriage.
Survivors: A son, Lloyd C. Welken and his wife, Joyce of Easton, PA; a daughter, Mary J. Weisbach and her husband, Phil of Boulder, CO; a brother, Lloyd A. Nelson; a grandson, Cody Weisbach and his wife, Cara of Concord, MA and a granddaughter, Kristin Weisbach of Broomfield, CO.
Services: A celebration of Miriam’s life will be held at a later date in North Dakota. The Ashton Funeral Home, Easton is handling the arrangements.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Zion Lutheran Church Cemetery Perpetual Care Trust, 11108 SE 40th St., Valley City, ND 58072.
Offer online condolences at www.AshtonFuneralHome.com.