JoAnn Welsh, 70 of 424 Bridge St., Watertown, passed January 19, 2013 at her home where she was surrounded by family and friends.

Calling hours will be 7-9 p.m. Thurs., Jan 24 at the Hart & Bruce Funeral Home.

Burial will take place at the North Watertown Cemetery in the spring.

She was born on September 15, 1942 in Watertown, NY, daughter of Andrew and Ilene K. Leonard Debovis, she graduated from Watertown High School.

Among her survivors are a son, Michael J. Welsh, Central Square; two daughters and a son in law, Kelly J. and Dean Zunker, Manitowc, Wisconsin, Shana L. Welsh, Watertown; four grandchildren, Shelby Lynn Zunker, Mason A. Zunker, Shamus W. Fraser and Sienna L. Fraser.

A brother, Robert Debovis, died before her.

Ms. Welsh loved life to the fullest and enjoyed every day of it.