Juneau resident James Wesley Welch, 45, died Nov. 12, 2006, in Juneau.
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Born June 22, 1961, in San Jose, Calif., he was a Juneau resident for 37 years. He worked for Alaska Airlines and was self-employed with Affordable Maintenance.
Family members said he enjoyed fishing, boating, camping and spending time with his children.
He is survived by his daughter, Chelsey Welch; son, Colton Welch; Chelsey and Colton's mother, Desiree Duncan; father, Jim Welch; mother, Kathi Macari; brother, Sean Welch; sister, Cyndi Minnihan; aunt, Winnie Harner; grandparents, John and Ruth Welch; special friend, Linda Trego; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Services were held Saturday at Glacier Valley Church of God.
Memorials may be sent to Chelsey and Colton Welch Trust Fund, P.O. Box 20523, Juneau, AK, 99802.