INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- Chester Eugene Weimer, 87, of Indianapolis, formerly of Farmland, passed away peacefully at Miller's Senior Living Community of Indianapolis, Ind. He was born Feb. 16, 1921, in Randolph County, the son of Russel and Sylvia Irene (Harris) Weimer.
Chester was a member of Dunkirk Friends Church of Winchester and faithfully participated as a Gideon.
He leaves to cherish his memory three daughters, Ellen Irene McFadden (husband, Kenneth) of Fort Lawn, S.C., Barbara Ann Zimmerman (husband, Philip) of Ashland, Ky., and Alice Weimer of Indianapolis; three grandchildren, Rachel and David Zimmerman, both of Ashland, Ky., and Rebecca McSwain (husband, Alan) of Rock Hill, S.C.; two brothers, Marvin Weimer of Parker City and Floyd Weimer (wife, Joyce) of Lynn, Ind.; also several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents and a loving wife of 56 years, Leona Marie (Farmer) Weimer.
A service to celebrate Chester's life will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 11, 2008, at Thornburg Memorial Chapel, 2048 N. CR 1000 W. Parker City, IN 47368, with Pastors Daniel Edwards and Wayne Covert officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery in Maxville, Ind. Family and friends may gather to share and remember from 4 to 9 p.m. Monday, March 10 at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Dunkirk Friends Church Building Fund, c/o the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.wilsonshookfuneralhomes.com.