Family Hosts Candlelight Vigil in Remembrance of Cayleigh Welch

Family Hosts Candlelight Vigil in Remembrance of Cayleigh Welch

GREEN RIVER — The family of Cayleigh Welch is hosting a candlelight vigil in remembrance of Cayleigh tonight, October 14, at Edgewater Park at 7.

Cayleigh, 18, passed away on Tuesday, September 22, 2020, at her home in Green River, Wyoming.

Cayleigh attended schools in Green River and was a 2020 graduate of Green River High School (GRHS). While in high school, she played volleyball, tennis, and track.

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She was attending Western Wyoming Community College on a full-ride volleyball scholarship at the time of her death.

The family asked SweetwaterNOW to share the following Facebook post, “Please come and show respect for my beautiful cousin. My family and I will provide candles, anyone and everybody is welcome to come support and share the beautiful memories and impact she has made on everybody’s life.”