A funeral service for Glen Anderson Weber, 83, was held on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. at the Community By Grace Church, 91 South Wheatland Highway, Wheatland, with Pastor David Weber officiating. Interment was held at the Wheatland Cemetery.
Glen died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013 at the Platte County Memorial Hospital.
Glen was born on Jan. 28, 1929 in his maternal grandparent’s farmhouse near Bladen, Neb. the older child of Joseph William and Hazel Pearl (Anderson) Weber.
He spent his entire childhood and early life on the family farm east of Wheatland. Locally he was an active member of the Community By Grace Church where his son, David is the pastor. In 1969, he moved to Denver for a short time before returning to Wheatland to work primarily as a heavy equipment operator for Fertig Construction and later worked on the construction of the Laramie River Power Station.
Glen was survived by his wife of 63 years and friendship since first grade in Guernsey, Frances (Stevens) Weber of Wheatland; four sons, Glen (Connie) of Pasadena, Calif., Gary (Diana) of Wheatland, David (Rose) of Wheatland, and Joe (Katrina) of Fort Collins, Colo.; two daughters, Karen (Jake) Sinner of Cheyenne and Lois (Rick) Peterson of Big Sandy, Texas; 19 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren with No. 24 due in April; only sibling, Phyllis (John) Thalken of Wheatland; and many nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Community By Grace Building Fund, 21 Cozad Road, Wheatland, WY 82201.
The Gorman Funeral Homes – Platte Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family at gormanfh.com.