Chesterton Tribune

Harold E. Weller dies at 73

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Harold E. Weller, 73, of Valparaiso, passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2009 at the VNA Hospice Center.

He was born September 20, 1935 in Palmyra, Ill. the son of Earl and Helen (Tucker) Weller.

On June 7, 1964 in Lincoln, Ill. he married Susan Brown, who survives.

He is also survived by their three children, Jennifer (Ronald) Powers of East Lansing, Mich., Michelle (Jason) Bostic of Montgomery, Ala. and Brian Weller of Chicago, Ill.; a sister Ruth (John) Waltrip of Jacksonville, Ill. and three grandchildren, Ruby Rose Powers, Ethan and Emmelyne Bostic.

Harold graduated from Palmyra High School and Lincoln Christian College. He had served as Minister at Central Christian Church in Valparaiso for 22 years then ministered at First Christian Church in Chesterton where he was currently a member.

A funeral service, Minister Lynn Laughlin officiating, will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, April 10 at First Christian Church of Chesterton. Interment will follow at Angelcrest Cemetery. Harold will be fondly remembered for his love of the ministry, the caring way in which he engaged everyone he encountered and his desire to help all.

Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, April 9 at Moeller Funeral Home, 104 Roosevelt Rd., Valparaiso.

Memorials may be made to Lincoln Christian College.



Posted 4/8/2009