Locust Grove- Robert J. Weiler, 85, of State Rt. 12D, passed away on Thursday, October 24, 2013, at Lewis Co. General Hospital, Lowville, after a long illness. He was born near Fish Creek, educated in Constableville, and for many years Mr. Weiler was employed as a logger for Gould Paper Co. Lyons Falls, and then as a paper machine operator for Gould, Georgia Pacific Paper Co., retiring from
Lyons Falls Pulp and Paper Co. On September 6, 1952, Robert was united in marriage with Betty J. Dean at St. Johns Church, Lyons Falls. Mrs. Weiler died on October 15, 1992.
He is survived by one son, Bruce A. Weiler, at home, one daughter and son in law, Katrina and Larry Beltowski, Locust Grove; three grandchildren, two great grandchildren, three brothers and two sisters in law, George and Shirley Weiler, West Leyden, Theodore, Lyons Falls, and his twin, Norbert and Beverly Weiler, Boonville; and two sisters, Adeline Croniser, West Leyden and Pearl Waldron, Lowville. He is also survived by long time close friends, Virginia Burke and Polly Weiler.
His Funeral will be Tuesday at 9:00 A.M. at Trainor Funeral Home, Inc. 143 Schuyler St. Boonville, and at 10:00 A.M. at St. Marys Church, Constableville, where Rev. Lawrence Marullo, pastor will celebrate a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will be in Locust Grove Cemetery. Calling hours are Monday 2-4 & 6-8 P.M. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to The American Cancer Society Oneida/Herkimer Branch Office 100 Lomond Place Utica, NY 13502.
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