The funeral service for Jason Loyd Welling of 2118 Lewis Road, Leesburg, Florida, will be held Friday, February 16, 2018, at 11 a.m. at Christ United Methodist Church, 1313 Griffin Road, Leesburg, Florida. The viewing is scheduled for Thursday, February 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Beyers Funeral Home, 1123 Main Street, Leesburg, Florida.
Jason, age 43, was killed instantly on his way to work February 9, 2018. Jason loved his family and had recently developed a love for ocean cruising. Jason was born in St. Petersburg, Florida, on February 21, 1974. He grew up in Leesburg and graduated from Leesburg High School.
He is survived by his parents Martha Jones Welling of Leesburg and Jack R. Welling of Ft. Lauderdale and his wife Susie Welling of Leesburg. Other survivors are his son Austin Welling and daughter Alyssa Welling, two step daughters Shelby and Kayla McCollough and granddaughter Caelyn Clark, his brother Stephen (Donna) of Vestavia Hills, Alabama, and nieces Ellie and Caroline and nephews Sawyer and Tobin Welling. Additional survivors are Linda Wirtz, Ashlie Salzberg, and Cori Drummond all of Orlando. Memorial contributions may be made to Christ United Methodist Church.