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Graveside Service

Brosmer-Kemple Chapel
Saturday October 27th, 2018

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George William Weikert

George William Weikert, 79, of Lawrenceville, Illinois entered into eternal rest on October 21st, 2018 in his residence.


He was born on September 10th, 1939 in Dubois County, Indiana to John and Elizabeth (Nolan) Weikert.


George married Alice Jean Beard on April 25th, 1959 and she survives.


He was preceded in death by his parents, (1) Sister - Sarah Annabelle Beck and (1) Brother – James Charles Weikert.


George was a 1957 graduate of Dubois High School, worked as a Tool and Die Maker and owned the Coast to Coast Hardware Store in Lawrenceville, Illinois from 1978 to 1986.


He enjoyed all types of flowers, birds and the outdoors.


George is survived by:


Wife                                        Alice Jean Weikert                                                     Lawrenceville, Illinois


(1) Son                                     Steven James Weikert                                                 Mount Vernon, Illinois


(1) Daughter                           Janet Lee Shackley                                                      Stanwood, Washington


(3) Brothers                            Joseph Robert Weikert                                               French Lick, Indiana

                                                Harold Elwood Weikert                                              Dubois, Indiana

                                                David John Weikert                                                    Dubois, Indiana


(2) Sisters                                Martha Lea Emge                                                       Martinsville, Indiana

                                                Mary Elizabeth Cobb                                                 Mansfield, Texas


(4) Grandchildren                   (11) Great-Grandchildren



A Graveside Ceremony will be conducted by Rev. Darrell Wineinger at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 27th, 2018 at Crystal Community Cemetery in Crystal, Indiana.



Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Service, 9640 W. State Rd. 56, French Lick, Indiana. 47432. Condolences may be made on our Facebook page at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home or at our website – www.brosmer-kemplefuneralhome.com.

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Dear Steven & Janet,
So sorry to hear of your Fathers passing...he was always so friendly & welcoming whenever we came to Indiana from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan to visit! May Gods comfort be with you at this sad time!!
Debbie Nolan Dehlin

Debbie Dehlin Oct 31 2018 12:00 AM

A SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent by The Otto Family on October 27, 2018

Expression of Sympathy Oct 27 2018 12:00 AM

George was a wonderful neighbor and always had a smile and concern for our family. He will be sadly missed.

Barbi and Rob Sholders Oct 24 2018 12:00 AM

Alice, We're so sorry to hear about George. May God give you and your family peace and comfort.

Terry and Leah

Terry & Leah Pinnick Oct 23 2018 12:00 AM