Richard Nicholas Weber, 86, of Sigourney, died Sunday August
11, 2013 following an extended illness with COPD. He had been at
the Manor House since July 8. He was born February 17, 1927, in
Clear Creek to John C. and Clara (Buch) Weber. He graduated from
Saints Peter and Paul Catholic School.
He farmed all of his life in Keokuk County and
was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Sigourney. He
served in the United States Army May 1945 - December 1946 , including an overseas tour in
Italy. He was a member of Lacy Kerr V.F.W. post 2308 in Sigourney.
He married Nancy Joann Ulin on April 16, 1955 at St. Mary Catholic
Church in Sigourney.
He is survived by his wife; daughter Joyce (Terry) Farmer of
Delta; sons Jerry (Tina) Weber of Sigourney, and Jim (Janis) Weber
of Sigourney; and daughter Janette (Mark) of Onalaska, Wisconsin.
He is further survived by 15 grandchildren and 11
great-grandchildren; brother Alvin of Sigourney; sisters Lorena Bair
of Keswick, Geraldine (AJ) Cavin of Sigourney, Carol Weber of Cedar
Rapids, and Connie (Mike) Strabala of Cedar Rapids. He was preceded
in death by his parents and sister Marie Snakenberg.
Funeral Services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday,
August 16, 2013 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Sigourney.
Visitation will be 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at the Holm Funeral Home where a Prayer
Service will begin at 5:00 p.m.
Memorial are to Keokuk Co. Hospice,
Manor House Aid Fund, V.F.W. Flag Fund, or his Church.