Frederick E. Welsh, Jr.

Frederick E. Welsh, Jr, formerly of Milton in Hingham, died Saturday, May 16, at the South Shore Hospital following a brief illness. He was 78. Fred was born in Boston grew up in Milton, graduating from Milton High School, Class of 1959.  He attended Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston. As a teenager Fred spent many hours working on his old Ford cars, which led to a lifetime career as an automotive mechanic. He started his career with Delaney Chevrolet and finished his career with Columbia Oldsmobile in Hanover.

He was a resident of Hingham for the past 54 years.  In 1973 he purchased an old farm property in Phillips, Maine where he spent many enjoyable hours mowing the fields, walking and enjoying the Maine countryside.

Fred was the beloved husband of Sandra Welsh, to whom he was married for 54 years. Beloved father of Christopher Welsh of Hingham and Lynne Welsh of Kingston.

Private Funeral Services where held at Milton Cemetery.