Joseph L. (Joe), 72, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, May 15, 2013.
He was born October 19, 1940 in Ft. Madison, Iowa, to the Rev. Oliver
and Maybelle Weigel, who predeceased him. He is survived by his
significant other of 17 years, Martha E. Lewis, and his beloved dog and
constant companion, Abby. He also leaves two daughters, Christy Weigel
Amaral of St. Petersburg, FL and Carla (Yogi) Weigel Teevens (Sam) of
Logan, Utah; Martha's children, Dana (Dale) Patton, Scott (Lynette)
Lewis, and Mark (Michelle) Lewis. Other survivors are his brother, John
Weigel of Atlanta, GA; and two sisters, Donna Wiegel Meyers, and Darlene
Weigel Tantzen of Houston, TX. Joe is also survived by cherished
grandchildren, Amanda, David, Joseph, Zachary, Cody Joe, and Peyton; as
well as Martha's grandchildren, Molly, Ryan, Lindsay, Chloe, Corbin,
Carter, Cassidy, and Cole. Joe is also survived by the mother of his
children, Myrna Weigel of Fort Worth, TX. At the request of the family
no local service will be held. There will be a memorial service at a
later date in Texarkana. Memorials may be sent to College Hill United
Methodist Church, The Lord's Diner, Big Brothers/ Big Sisters of
Sedgwick County, or the charity
of your choice.
Downing & Lahey Mortuary East.