John David Weddle (father), 78, of Boonville IN passed away on Friday June 05, 2020 peacefully surrounded his loving family.
Father was born in Indianapolis IN on January 15, 1942 to the late John and Helen White Weddle.
He graduated from Decatur Central High School in Indianapolis IN. He also served respectfully in the United State Air Force and retired from being an Industrial Spray Painter.
He was a very devoted husband, father, grandpa and brother. One of his greatest treasures was raising his family and supporting them. Another one of his greatest treasures was spending as much time with his kids and grandkids and attending any sporting events they were in. His loved ones will always remember his humor, dry wit, storytelling and his smile.
Father was a country boy at heart who really enjoyed being outdoors. He enjoyed camping, fishing, hunting and root looking. He also enjoyed playing darts, horseshoes and Texas Hold’em. He was an avid pool player and bowler.
He is preceded in death by his brothers, Robert (Bob), William (Bill), James (Buster) Weddle, sisters Rosie and Patricia (Patty), his nephew who was more like a brother Steven (Stevie) Weddle and his long life best friend James (Jim) Sheridan.
Father is survived by his loving wife of 55 years Eunice, children Richard Prescott his wife Peggy of California, Angila Bass and her husband Christopher of Boonville, Lloyd and his girlfriend Teresa of Evansville, Mary Stewart and her husband Bill of Mt Vernon, Bub and his girlfriend Tamra of Boonville, Johnathon and his wife Cortney of Chandler, Alice and her Fiancé Jearld of Newburgh, Joseph (Joe-Joe) and his wife Star of Evansville, Bobby and his girlfriend Wanda of Boonville and Robby and his wife Maranda of Boonville, brother Ronnie and his wife Tina of Indianapolis, sisters Linda of Indianapolis, Carolyn of Boonville, Sandy of Florida, Veronica of Las Vegas and serval grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank the Heart to Heart Hospice for all their love and care. Especially to his nurse Kelly Poellein for all the love and care she provided for our dad.
We would also like to thank our sister-in-law Cortney for being at our mom’s side during all this and for helping make sure he was comfortable and passed peacefully.
There will be a private showing for immediate family and followed by a “Celebration of Life” held on Sunday June 28, 2020 at Scales Lake Park in Boonville IN 47601 starting at 11:00 am. This celebration is for all family, friends or anyone whose life he touched.
In lieu of flowers any donations can be made to the Heart to Heart Hospice foundation.