Charles “Chuck” Herbert “Herbie” Weible Sr., 75, of Granite City, passed away at 6:20 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016, at Jefferson Barracks Rehabilitation Center.
He was born Oct. 28, 1940, in Van Buren, Mo., the son to the late Irvin Herbert and Bessie Weible.
On Dec. 11, 1976, he and Frances E. (Meador) were married in Granite City. She preceded him in death in 2011.
Chuck was a U.S. Army veteran. He enjoyed many different things in his life, including being a truck driver, bar owner and woodworker. Chuck owned and operated Chuck’s Sharpening Service and had retired from Reliable Life Insurance but was still working as a driver for Penske. He enjoyed bowling, billiards and going to the gym and had attended Harvest Assembly Church.
Survivors include two daughters, Cheryl (Don) Tiefenthaler of Salem, Mo., and Charlotte (Richard) Barthelemy of Granite City; stepdaughter, Ruth Anne Johnson-Cuquet of O’Fallon, Mo.; a son, Walter Ray Weible of Illinois; two stepsons, Thomas L. (Linda) Johnson of Rockford and Perry (Sandra) Johnson Jr. of Granite City; seven grandchildren, Aaron Johnson, Stephanie Jones, Staci Tiefenthaler, Ryan (Leilani) Tiefenthaler, Rachel (Tad) Andreason, Britney Davis and Brendan Davis; three great-grandchildren, Mason Reese and Kennidi and Trip Andreason; a brother, Raymond Weible of Van Buren, Mo.; and a sister, Ruth (James) Dawson of Winona, Mo.
Besides his wife, Frances and parents, he was preceded in death by two sons, Charles Herbert Weible Jr. and Rodney Joe Weible; and two brothers and two sisters.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until time of services at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 3, 2016, at Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory with Wayne Reid officiating. Burial with military honors will follow at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the V.A.
Online information and guestbook may be found at www.wojstrom.com.