Harvey E. Weideman, age 94, of Curtiss passed away on Friday, August 8, 2014 at the Clark County Health Care Center.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at Curtiss Alliance Church in Curtiss. Pastor Carl Swarr will officiate. Family and friends are welcome from 4:00 until 8:00 PM on Tuesday, August 12 at Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Owen and again from 1:00 until the time of service Wednesday at the church. Interment with Military Honors provided by the Colby VFW Post #2227 will be in Pine Hill Cemetery.
Harvey was born on June 27, 1920, the son of Hebert and Tillie (Sauter) Weideman in Abbotsford. He was drafted into the US Army in 1942 was honorably discharged in 1945. The battles and campaigns he was part of during WWII were Sicilian, Naples, Foggia, Rome, Arno, Normandy, Northern France, Rhineland and Central Europe.
Harvey was united in marriage to Marianne Skutak on February 28, 1950 at the Owen Gospel Tabernacle. Together they farmed in Curtiss. He was a member of the National Farmers Organization and Colby VFW Post #2227. Harvey enjoyed hunting, auctions and horses.
Harvey is survived by his wife, Marianne of Medford; his son, Terry of Curtiss and his daughter, Sandra Aschbrenner of Medford, granddaughter, Traci (Jonathan) Wass of Grand Blanc, MI and great-grandson, Ethan Wass. He is further survived by his sister Arlene Weideman of Colby, brother, Robert (Helen) Weideman of Curtiss; sister-in-law, Lydia Weideman of Colby, and many nieces, nephews, and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents, his sisters: Vivian Ramker, Mae Harder, Joyce Weideman, and his brothers, James and Arthur Weideman.