The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

November 29, 2012

William C. Weaver Sr.


Star Beacon

LINESVILLE, Pa. — William C. Weaver Sr., age 72, of Linesville, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012.

Born Oct. 24, 1940, in Cooperstown, Pa., he was the son of Charles and Anna Rough Weaver. He married Joan Thompson on May 6, 1967.  

He served our country in the Navy and then worked on the Erie Lackawanna Railroad. He later worked as an operator for Detrex Chemical in Ashtabula and retired in 2003.   

Survivors include his wife, Joan Weaver; his mother, Anna Weaver of Atlantic; two sons, William Weaver Jr. of Linesville and James Weaver (Linda) of Lincolnton, N.C.; a daughter, Dawn Corey and her husband Jameson of Meadville; five grandchildren, Kyle and Anya Corey and Lindsey, Joshua and Rachael Weaver; two sisters, Sara Baum (Kenneth) of Atlantic and Marguerite Ferry (Carl) of North Carolina; and a brother, Gerald Weaver (Patricia) of Atlantic.  

He was preceded in death by his father; three brothers, Charles, Robert and Joseph Weaver; and three sisters, Frances Andell, Shirley Swartz and Mary Armour.

Calling Hours will be from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., Friday, at ROYAL-COLEMAN FUNERAL HOME, 6028 U.S. Hwy 6, Linesville.

Service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, at the Funeral Home, with Pastor Bob Gears, of  Andover Christian Church, officiating. Burial will be private in Penn Line Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Penn Line Cemetery, 18011 Phelps Road, Linesville, Pa. 16424.

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