Sally Ann Welch, of Waldport, OR, age 83 years, died of natural causes on July 19, 2021 at Pacific Communities Hospital in Newport. She was a 1955 graduate of Lincoln High School in Portland, an honor graduate of Louis & Clark College in 1958, and earned a Masters Degree a the University of Connecticut in the education of special needs children.
Sally taught special needs children for many years at both the grade school and high school levels. She also had a strong love of the arts, and in her retirement years on the Oregon coast was noted for her work in clay sculptures in the Lincoln County art community.
A private family burial service will be held.