80, Windber, passed away September 1, 2019. Born March 22, 1939 in Windber. Preceded in death by parents, Russell and Alma (Ott) Weaver and brother, Eugene Weaver. Survived by loving wife of 59 years, Judy A. (Hoffman) Weaver and sons, Douglas (Colette) Weaver, Brian (Judy) Weaver, and Kevin (Mary) Weaver. Grandchildren, Matthew (Christy) Weaver, Jared (Lea) Weaver, Heather (Zach) Ziegler, Jill Kristoff, Emily (Luis) Morraz, Bridgett Weaver, Shaley (Michael) McClain, Samuel (Nicole) Weaver, Laura (Ryan Foy) Weaver, and Lacee Weaver. Great grandchildren, Alyssa and Aubrey Weaver, Olivia and Ethan Weaver, Lilly and Lucy Ziegler, Max and Ella Kristoff, Catherine and Henry McClain, and Benjamin Foy. Also survived by brothers, Richard (Carole) Weaver and Russell Lynn (Betty) Weaver. Gary was a proud member of the United States Marine Corps, he retired from Bethlehem Steel after more than 25 years of service, and enjoyed being the caretaker of Berkey Church Cemetery for many years. He was an avid softball player, a member of a local bowling league, and enjoyed hunting and fishing throughout his lifetime. He volunteered at Scalp Level Fire Company and at local hospitals visiting and comforting patients. He loved his family and especially enjoyed his time with his 10 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. Member of Berkey Church of the Brethren, Windber, where funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday with visitation one hour prior to the service at the church. Rev. Earl Crissman, officiating. Interment Berkey Cemetery, Windber. Friends received 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the William Kisiel Funeral Home, Windber.
Published on September 3, 2019