Tuesday, August 21, 2012
William C. ‘Bill’ Weigel, 90, of Huron, passed away late Monday afternoon, Aug. 20, 2012, at The Commons of Providence, Sandusky.
He was born Nov. 18, 1921, in Sandusky, the son of Cletus and Felicitas (Phipps) Weigel. Bill was a 1939 graduate of St. Mary Central Catholic High School and a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served during World War II. He owned and operated Weigel Remodeling for many years before retiring.
Bill was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, the Knights of Columbus Council 546 and a life member of the American Legion Post 83. He was a collector of Lionel model trains and was known to gives shows at the Ohio Veterans Home. He enjoyed golfing, sports and loved fishing.
Bill is survived by four daughters, Barbara (John) Stradtman, Janice (Chuck) Obergefell, Sally (John) Thompson, Nancy Blanton; 11 grandchildren, Tricia, Molly, Tony, Tim, Matt, Malia, Marcus, Maxwell, Jeff, Kelli and T.J.; 15 great-grandchildren, Libby, Brody, Lucy, Ben, Jack, Ty, Carly, Cambryn, Brea, Macey, Chace, Cade, Graden, Stone, Baela; several nieces and nephews.
In addition his parents, he also was preceded in death by his wife, Jane Ann (Miller) Weigel on April 15, 2010; son, Thomas in 1979; sister, Mary Guendelsberger; brother, James Weigel.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 22, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 429 Central Ave., Sandusky. Rev. Ken Lill officiated. Burial was in Calvary Cemetery, Sandusky.
The family suggests that memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice Service, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.
Arrangements entrusted to David F. Koch Funeral Home, 520 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. Your memories and words of comfort may be expressed to Bill’s family at davidfkoch.com.