30 Oct 2005 — Lorain, Lorain, Ohio
Charles Edward Weber was born at home, he didn't not graduate from high school, he went to work at U. S. Steel, then join the the Navy in 1945, he started working Saling shoe's for Tom McCann Shoe store, working in Akron, Ohio he meet Gladice V. (Sarvey) Bower who had two Children at that time, she became pregnant with me (Boyd B. Weber), they got married on October 10,1952, they got divorced in 1964, he went to work at Ford Motor Company in August 1958 and retired in 1998.
They had five children together Boyd Bernard, Christine Elizabeth, Larry Edward, Charles Edward, and David Randall Weber.
LORAIN - Charles Edward Weber Sr., 78, of Lorain, died Monday, Oct. 31, 2005, at Ohio Extended Care Center, Lorain, after a lengthy illness.
He was born Oct. 5, 1927, in Lorain, and also had lived in Akron and Avon Lake.
Weber retired from Ford Motor Co. as an inspector after 30 years' service. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1945 to 1948 and after his discharge had worked as a Thom McCann shoe salesman.
He was a member and past chairman for retirees of United Auto Workers Local 2000.
He was a life member and twice served as commander of Veterans of Foreign Wars Mullen-Murray Post 461, held other offices and was chaplain for more than 10 years. Weber was a member and a past chairman for retries of the Military Order of the Cootie, a VFW honor degree, held all offices in the group and was elected grand chaplain for the Grand of Ohio.
Survivors include his wife Patricia Jean (nee Aylen); sons Boyd Bernard Weber of Lorain, Larry Edward Weber of Des Moines, Iowa, Charles Edward Weber Jr. of Sheffield Lake and David Randal Weber of Stow; daughter, Christine Elizabeth Hochevar of Sheffield Lake; stepdaughters Judy Bower of Akron, Lori Acierno of Westlake and Roxy Pravlik of Lorain; stepsons Richard Bower of Clearwater, Fla., Doug Bires of Norwalk and Nicholas Bires of Lorain; brothers Bernard J. Weber of Tucson, Ariz., and Arthur J. Weber of Elyria; and 11grandchildren, 13 step-grandchildren, and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Gladice V. (nee Sarvey), in 2001; his parents, Bernard Edward Weber in 1983 and Ruth Elizabeth (nee Bums) Weber in 1986; sister, Evelyn Rose Weber, in 1926; and brother, James Arthur Weber, in 1995.
Visitation was Thursday at Reidy-Scanlan-Chambers Funeral Home, 2150 Broadway, Lorain. Prayers there Friday at 9:15 a.m. will be followed at 10 a.m. by Mass in St. Jude's Catholic Church, 590 Poplar St., Elyria. The Rev. Ed Smith, associate pastor, will officiate, with military honors by American Legion Post 30 and VFW Post 451. Burial in Resthaven Memory Gardens, Avon will be private.
Memorial contributions may be made to VFW National Home for Children, 3573 Waverly Road, Eaton Rapids, MI 48827.