Dennis William Weaver, 65, Marion Center, died Friday, September 4, 2020, while at the UPMC Altoona Hospital.
The son of Harry and Mary (Burkett) Weaver, he was born August 13, 1955 in Indiana, PA.
Dennis was a 1973 graduate of Marion Center Area High School.
He was employed through out his life as a carpenter for Robert H. Ishman and Don Huey Construction.
Dennis attended the Gilgal Presbyterian Church. He was a past President of the Plumville Lions.
When not with family or working he enjoyed hunting and fishing. He also dressed up during the holidays as Santa and on St Patricks Day as a leprechaun bringing joy and laughter to those around him. He will be remembered as a loving husband, father and grandfather who enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.
Surviving is his wife of 44 years, Arlene (Wilson) Weaver, whom he wed July 17, 1976; children, Dennis E. Weaver and his wife Melinda, Marion Center, and Rebecca Weaver, also Marion Center; grandchildren, Kyler “Mitch” Weaver, Big Run and Lindsey “ Scooby” Weaver, Indiana; brothers, Paul (Elaine) Weaver, Indiana, Donald Weaver, Marion Center, Willard (Bonnie) Weaver, Marion Center, Richard (Carol ) Weaver, Butler, Warren (Kathy) Weaver, Marion Center, Larry (Laurie) Weaver, Marion Center, Carl (Debbie) Weaver, Marion Center; sisters, Janet (Bob) Bergamasco, Blairsville, and Morna (Dick) Rankin, Hamburg, NY; numerous nieces and nephews; close friends, Scott Brooks, Terry Miller, and Paul Carl; and other friends too numerous to mention; and his dog, Sassy.
Preceding Dennis in death were his parents.
Friends will be received on Sunday, September 6, from 5 to 9 pm at the John A. Lefdahl Funeral Home. An additional hour of gathering will be held from 10 to 11 am Monday morning with service to immediately follow in the Lefdahl Chapel with Rev Robert Thornton, officiating.
Internment in the Gilgal Cemetery will be private.
In lieu of flowers, family requests donations be made to either the Gilgal Presbyterian Church, 638 Gilgal Road. Marion Center, PA 15759 or Action for Animals, 386 Rte 217, Latrobe, PA 15650.
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