Joseph B. Weaver
Joseph B. Weaver, age 90, of Shelby, died Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at his home.
He was born February 15, 1925 in Shelby the son of the late Aloysius and Alice (Allwine) Weaver. Mr. Weaver was a farmer and a member of Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church in Bethlehem Shelby Settlement. He was an avid auction goer and enjoyed collecting scrap. An all-around tinkerer and handyman, Joe could build anything he put his mind to including different machines, engines and tools. He even built his own drill that he used for well drilling. He donated his time to his church and helped many folks in the Shelby Settlement. One of his favorite pastimes was fishing.
Joe is survived by his children: Roger (Barbara) Weaver of Shelby, Donald (Margaret) Weaver of Shelby, Gerald Weaver of Shelby, Tim (Linda) Weaver of Galion, Ed (Marian) Weaver of Galion, Sally Horner of Plymouth and Peggy Mowery of Galion; 21 grandchildren, Numerous great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife: Dolores P. (Eberl) Weaver, February 15, 1988; 2 brothers: Bernard Weaver and Francis Weaver; 2 sisters: Dolores Studer and Margaret Weaver.
Calling hours will be Saturday, August 22, 2015 at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, 5750 State Route 61 South, Shelby, from 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 AM Saturday at the church with Father Chris Bohnsack officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. Memorial expressions may be made to the church or to OhioHealth MedCentral Hospice.
Care for Joe and his family is being provided by Bob, Catherine and Jake at Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby. To leave a condolence or to share a memory with the Weaver family, please visit penwellturner.com