WELCH Violet May (nee Vessey) Peacefully on Monday 18th February 2013 in Scunthorpe General Hospital after a long illness, Violet aged 86 years formerly of Peacock Street, Ashby. Devoted wife of the late Ron, much loved mam and best friend of Linda, Lesley and the late John, dear mother-in-law of John and Christine, loving grandma and great-grandma also dear daughter of the late John and Clara Vessey, a dearly loved sister, sister-in-law, auntie and friend to many. Violet will be sadly missed by all. A service will take place in St. Paul's Church, Ashby on Wednesday 6th March at 10.15am with a committal to follow in Woodlands Crematorium at 11.00am. Any enquiries to Kettle Funeral Directors, Doncaster Road, Scunthorpe where floral tributes will be received or if desired donations may be sent to Multiple Sclerosis Society c/o Mrs. A. Read, 15 Darbeck Road, Scotter DN21 3SU.