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- Central Oregonian - News
sell Welbourn of Prineville died Jan., 4, 2002 at his home. He was 92 years old.
He was born Oct. 20, 1909 in Peoria, Ill. to Ralph and Edith (Mader) Welbourn. He worked as a painting contractor for many years. He moved to Prineville in 1997.
Mr. Welbourn enjoyed repairing old clocks and refinishing furniture.
He was a member of the Loyal Order of the Moose in Illinois.
Survivors include his son, Thomas Welbourn of Bend; daughters, Joan Wayne of Prineville, Nancy McGee of Blaine, Wash., Rosalie Westerlund of Reno, Nev., and Gail Grew of Springfield; 17 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and 13 great-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by six siblings.
Cremation will take place at the Prineville Heritage Crematory under the direction of the Prineville Funeral Home.