May 12, 2013

Jerry J. Weese

STAR CITY — Jerry J. Weese, 70, Star City, passed away peacefully at 12:45 a.m., Thursday, May 9, 2013, at St. Joseph Hospital, Kokomo.

Born Oct. 1, 1942, in White County, he was the son of Edward and Dorothy (Logan) Weese.

Jerry had formerly worked for Nipsco for 12 years as a plant mechanic. He formerly co-owned and operated S & W Equipment in Winamac and was a farmer and auctioneer.

He was a member of Royal Center United Methodist Church, Royal Center Masonic Lodge, Fort Wayne Scottish Rite, Royal Center Lions Club, Indiana Auctioneers Association and a past associate patron of the Mentone Order of Eastern Star.

Jerry enjoyed traveling, visiting with friends and handing out suckers to the kids at church.  

Survivors include his mother, Dorothy Weese of Logansport; sons, Troy Weese (Janet) of Sierra Vista, Ariz. and Brad Weese (Lupita) of Anchorage, Alaska; companion, Nancy Smock of Royal Center and her children and grandchildren; brother, Doug E. Weese of Royal Center; grandson, Nathan Weese of Sierra Vista, Ariz.; niece, Tracy Mitchell (Gregg) of Chicago, Ill.; and nephew, Ryan Weese (Vickie) of Logansport.

He was preceded in death by his father, Edward Weese.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Royal Center United Methodist Church Family Life Center with Pastor Kevin Drane and Pastor Marcia Cline officiating. Burial will be in Davis Cemetery, Burnettsville.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Royal Center United Methodist Church Family Life Center.

Memorial contributions may be made to Royal Center United Methodist Church.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Harrison-Metzger & Rans Funeral Homes.

Please sign the online guestbook or to send a condolence at www.ransfuneral

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