Steve Welsch of Ramsey, Minn., died Feb. 20, 2021. He was 39.

Steve was a proud Army veteran, the fifth generation of veterans to serve from his family. He served in Iraq, Kosovo and Germany.

Steve worked as the Senior Engineer at Lumen (formerly CenturyLink) and was the Lead Engineer pertaining to the 911 phone lines. His biggest passion was computer technology and was also passionate about movies, videogames, guns and the outdoors.

He is survived by parents, Tom and Lynnette; brothers, Erich (Anna), Nick (Joanna); nieces and nephews, Aleksandr, Dmitry, Hayley, Gabby (Hanna), Ayden, Maddy; former wife, Amber Mix; and her children, Kylee and James Mix; many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

A celebration of Steve’s life will be March 2 at 6 p.m. with visitation beginning at 4 p.m. at Roberts Family Funeral Home, Forest Lake. Interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.

A celebration of his life for his 40th birthday will be held in May at his parents house in Scandia. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to the family for donation to veteran causes., 651-464-4422.

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