THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Gerald B. Weigelt
Issue Date: February 28, 2018
Gerald "Boo" B. Weigelt, 89, of Oconto, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018 at home.
Born Aug. 23, 1928 in Oconto, to the late Henry and Flora (Thome) Weigelt, he married Margaret Bake and she preceded him in death. He worked for Northwest Engineering for over 30 years.
A handy person, he enjoyed helping his neighbors by fixing their machinery and especially liked working on his Oliver tractor. He enjoyed hunting, farming, sharing produce from his vegetable garden and playing Smear and Blackjack with his card playing buddies.
He is survived by a special friend of 35 years, Doris Lipp; two daughters, Jill Kalloniatis, Australia and Jody (Bob Egizi) Lindvall, Co.; two sons, Jay "Boo" (Bonnie Monette) Weigelt and Jon "Boo" (Sharon VanHulle) Weigelt, both of Oconto; three grandchildren and a great-grandson.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret.
Family will receive relatives and friends at Gallagher Funeral Home in Oconto on Saturday, March 3 from 10 am. to 1 p.m.