John P. Weaver, Sr., 86, of Tower City, passed away Saturday, July 17, 2021 at his home.
Born in Muir, February 2, 1935, a son of the late George and Margaret Gunther Weaver. John was a United States Air Force Veteran serving from 1955-1959.
He was a retired sheet metal worker with Local Union 19, Philadelphia.
He was of the Lutheran faith. He was a member of the NRA, and enjoyed hunting, going to the auctions and gardening. He could often be found sitting on his front porch, greeting everyone that passed by.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Rudolph Weaver and a sister, Joan Nelson.
Surviving are his wife of 63 years, Dolores A. Hunt Weaver, seven children; Deborah Krammes and her husband Jim, Arizona; John Weaver, Jr., Tower City; Luke Weaver and his wife Terri, Muir, Wendy Hubert and her husband Pete, Tower City; Margaret Ward and her husband Dave, Barnesville; Jeff Weaver, Wiconisco and Jill Underkoffler and her husband, Jason, Elizabethville; 11 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren. Nieces and nephews.
Services will be held Thursday, July 22, 2021 at 10:00 am from the Chapel of the Dimon Funeral Home, Inc., Tower City with Pastor Luke Heald, officiating. Burial with military honors will be in the Indiantown Gap National Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9-10 am at the chapel. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Chapel, c/o Parish Office, Most Blessed Trinity Parish, 113 Cherry Street, Tremont, PA 17981.
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