108805William "Doc" Weir Obituary
- Jun 15, 2014
Below is the obituary published in The Villages Daily Sun newspaper on June 15, 2014.
Baritone – Life of the Party quartet
William F. Weir, MD
Dr. William F. Weir, OD age 95, passed away on June 8, 2014. A longtime resident of both Lady Lake, FL, and White Haven, PA, he is survived by his wife Marjorie of 44 years, children Bill Weir and Marilyn Striepeck, 10 grandchildren, and 21 great-grandchildren. “Doc” Weir was born in Ashland, PA, graduated from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry - Philadelphia, established his Optometric practice in Bloomsburg, PA, and later added offices in Hazleton and White Haven, PA. He retired in 1990, and was a lifelong avid fisherman, barbershop quartet leader and singer, and member of many professional societies. He founded barbershop singing societies in both PA and FL, was a founding member of the private fishing club The Dream Mile in the PA Poconos, and was a Bloomsburg, PA community leader and school board member. A memorial service to be planned and announced at a later date.