Weatherill, 92, of 5485 Perkiomen Avenue Reading PA and formerly of Danville
PA passed away June 9, 2017 at Berkshire Commons in Reading PA. He was born
May 11, 1925 in Shamokin PA, the son of the late Charles and Goldie Leiby
A devoted husband
and caretaker, he was married for 72 years to Mildred Metzger Weatherill.
They were married on February 24, 1945.
employed as a truck driver for Follmer Trucking Company Danville PA for over
30 years, from where he retired.
outdoorsman, he especially enjoyed small game and deer hunting with his son,
son-in-law and grandsons. He always enjoyed flower and vegetable gardening,
giving most of his vegetables away to his family and friends. Kenneth was
passionate about NASCAR. His mechanical skills were noteworthy as he always
enjoyed fixing things himself. He loved his family and his greatest joy was
spending time with them and participating in the lives of his grandchildren.
In addition to his
wife, he is survived by his daughter, Eileen F. Webb and her husband Joe of
Elverson PA. He is also survived by four grandchildren; Bradley Webb and
his wife Deborah of Mohnton PA; Keith Webb and his wife Shannon of Honeybook
PA and Nathan Weatherill of California and Donelle Weatherill of Florida.
Also surviving are 7 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandson. Also
surviving is one sister, Alice Cotner of Turbotville PA and one brother
Raymond Weatherill of Coudersport PA. Numerous nieces and nephews also
He was preceded in
death by his son; Kenneth W. Weatherill on April 18, 2005, two brothers and
and friends are invited to attend funeral services to be held on Wednesday,
June 14, 2017 at 11:30 AM at Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 West Mahoning
Street Danville PA with the Reverend Trevor J. Hahn Trinity Lutheran Church
officiating. Burial will follow in Odd Fellows Cemetery Danville PA.
Friends will be received from 10:30 AM until the time of service.
family will provide flowers. Memorial Contributions may be made to
Compassus Hospice 1001 James Drive Suite B34 Leesport PA 19533 or The
American Heart Association 5455 N. High Street Columbus OH 43214.