AMerican Veteran 11

G. Fred Wesner

February 7, 1931 ~ August 20, 2019 (age 88)


G. Fred Wesner, 88, of Susquehanna Trail, Watsontown, passed away Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at his home.

Born February 7, 1931 in McEwensville, he was the son of the late George S. and Hazel R. (Ranck) Wesner.  He was married to Betty L. (Rothfuss) Wesner for 57 years until her death on October 26, 2016.

He was a 1948 graduate of Watsontown High School and served with the US Marines.

He was employed as a parts manager and truck salesman for Motor Truck Equipment Company, Turbotville until retiring.

He was a member of the Muncy American Legion Post and Holy Spirit Lutheran Church.

Fred enjoyed spending time and working on his property.

Surviving are three sons:  Greg G. Wesner and William West and his wife Linda, all of Watsontown and David Wesner of Lewistown; seven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren; a brother, William R. Wesner, of Milton and two sisters:  Sue Wertz of White Deer and Nancy Shoemaker of Mifflinburg.

Preceding him in death besides his wife was a son, Kennard Wesner; a step-son, Richard “Dick” West; a step-daughter, Sheri Kisner; two brothers: James R. and Robert E. Wesner; and a sister, Jane Kramm.

A memorial service will be held Sunday, September 1, 2019 at 2:00 pm at Holy Spirit Lutheran Church, 10275 State Rte 44, Watsontown with the Rev. Thomas Glasoe, officiating.  Burial will follow in Presbyterian Cemetery, McEwensville.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Brooks Funeral Home & Cremation Svc, PC, 207 Broadway Street,

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Memorial Service
September 1, 2019

2:00 PM
Holy Spirit Lutheran Church
10275 Route 44
Turbotville, PA 17772

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