EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

May 1, 2013

Dolores (Dee) Welch, 59

North Andover — Dolores (Czyzycki) Welch, 59, passed away gracefully on Wednesday, April 24, at her home surrounded by the people she loved. She was born on February 1, 1954, in Lowell to Dr. Mathew & Dolores (Korsak) Czyzycki.

Dee attended Notre Dame Academy in Tyngsboro, Fitchburg State College, and Northern Essex Community College. She worked as a lab technician at Charles River Labs. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends in the wilds of Barbaria and is well-known as the creator of DDiva line of products.

In addition to her parents, Dee is survived by her three adored children, son, Michael and his partner, Loralynne Krobetzky, son, Bryan, and her daughter, Taylor; five siblings, Andrea Morgan and her husband, Don, Mathew Czyzycki, Pat Czyzycki, Amy Doherty and her husband, Larry, and Liz Carnevale and her husband, Dennis; two nieces, Nicole Cluff and her husband, Ian, and Elyse Doherty; nephew, Damian Carnevale; grandnieces Emma and Izzy Cluff; her Aunt Barbara Bogdan; a multitude of cousins; a dear friend, Laura Ahern; and Gerry Welch, her children's father.

Dee was preceded in death by her long time furry companion, Lady Jesse.

ARRANGEMENTS: A graveside memorial service will be held at the Holy Trinity Polish Cemetery, Boston Road in Lowell on May 4 at 11 a.m. Memorials made be made in her name to The Lung Cancer Alliance.