Mark David Welty of Lonedell, MO, departed this life in Rolla, MO, on January 8, 2021, having reached the age of fifty-one years, two months and four days. Mark was born in St. Louis, MO, on November 4, 1969, son of David Ronald Welty and Mildred Shannon Welty nee Mooney, known to most as Shannon.
Mark is survived by his fianceé, Denine Jett of Rolla, MO; by his father, David Welty of Lonedell, MO; by his brother, Scott Welty and wife, Jean, of St. Clair, MO; by his sister, Kathy Welty of Lonedell, MO; by Denine’s children and grandchildren; by one uncle, nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews, cousins and many friends.
Mark was preceded in death by his mother, Shannon Welty, and by his nephew, Steven Welty.
Mark was currently employed at Menard’s warehouse in Sullivan, MO, as a fork lift operator. He was a talented drummer and loved to play and listen to music. He was also an avid St. Louis Blues hockey fan. Playing video games was a favorite pastime. What meant most to him was time spent with family and friends. The love and fellowship that they shared will forever live in their memories.
A kind and loving fiancé, son, brother, brother-in-law, nephew, uncle, great-uncle and treasured friend, he will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by all who knew and loved him.
A private committal will take place at a later date. Memorials may be made to the family. The family of Mark David Welty entrusted the care of their loved one to Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO.