Richard “Dick” Leroy Weigel, 69, of Platteville went home to his Lord and Savior on Monday, Jan. 21. Dick died peacefully at home with his wife and family surrounding him after a terrible battle with cancer for the last two and a half months. A Celebration of Dick’s Love of Life will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 3, at the Cowboy Country / Grace Bible Church, 1200 Betty Lane, Mineral Point. Pastor Stephen Troester will officiate. Chapel military rites will be accorded by American Legion Post #42 and VFW Post #5724, Platteville. Friends may call from 11:30 a.m. until the time of the celebration at the church. Memorials may be made to the Richard “Dick” Leroy Weigel Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 245, Platteville, WI 53818. Online condolences can be made at www.melbyfh.com The Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville is serving the family.
Complete obituary is in the January 30, 2013 issue of The Platteville Journal.