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Blair Lemoyne Weitzel

August 12, 1946 ~ December 3, 2023 (age 77) 77 Years Old

Blair Weitzel Obituary

Blair “Weasel” L. Weitzel, age 77, of Portersville, passed away peacefully late December 3, 2023 after a lengthy illness.  He was surrounded by his family at his home.

Born August 12, 1946 in Butler; he was the son of the late Clair and Eleanor Gallagher Weitzel.

He was a US Army Veteran, proudly serving his country from 1965 to 1968.

After 38 years, Weasel retired from the former Armco Butler Works in 2003, where he had worked in maintenance, a crane operator, served as a Union rep, and volunteered to do a lot of Founder’s Day Projects.

Blair was on many Golfing and Bowling Leagues, including Duck Pin Bowling, in both Butler and the Zelienople areas.  He will be remembered for organizing his annual “Weasel Open Outing” for 17 years at Yankee Run Golf Course in Ohio.  He enjoyed playing poker and also belonged to the Moose.

He is survived by his children Tracy (Stephen) Leslie of Butler, Victoria (Shawn) Voynick of Butler; two granddaughters Brooke and Hope Weisenstein; his fiancée Bernice Bogan of Butler; sister Marcia (Ken) Parton of Slippery Rock; and a number of nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings Ronald Weitzel, Delores Lefebvre, and Roger Weitzel.

Visitation will be on Friday, December 8, 2023 from 3pm to 7pm, at the Raisley Funeral Home and Cremation Services, pc., 387 Main Street, Prospect. 

The funeral will be on Saturday, December 9, 2023, 10am, in the Raisley Funeral Home, with Rev. Dana Opp, pastor of The Portersville Presbyterian Church, officiating.

Interment with military honors will follow at Greenlawn Burial Estates, Butler.

Memorial contributions may be made to VOICE of Butler County, 111 S Cliff St. Ste 1A, Butler, PA 16001.

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Visitation
Friday
December 8, 2023

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Raisley Funeral Home and Cremation Services
387 Main St.
Prospect, PA 16052

Funeral Service
Saturday
December 9, 2023

10:00 AM
Raisley Funeral Home and Cremation Services
387 Main St.
Prospect, PA 16052

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