John Edward Weekly, age 85, of Piedmont died at 8:45 p.m. Tuesday, July 24, 2018 in Trinity West Hospital, Steubenville.
He was born October 23, 1932 in Toronto, Ohio, a son of the late Paul M. Weekly and Mabel S. Dixon Weekly.
He was a US Army Veteran of the Korea War, enlisting on February 4, 1952 and discharged on February 4, 1954.
His wife, Jewel Weekly died October 28, 1998. They were married March 7, 1957 in Toronto, Ohio.
Surviving are his children: Melodie Scurti of Piedmont, Richard (Angie) Weekly of Buffalo, Illinois, Rachel (Jim) Krug of Alliance, Paul (Shelley) Weekly of Troy, Matthew (Laura) Weekly of Etters, Pennsylvania, Kimberly(Jeff) Hanson of Freeport, James (Lysa) Weekly of Ball, Louisiana, Harmony Weekly of Steubenville, and Jed Weekly of Mineral City; 21 grandchildren: Ricky, Marissa, Allie, Nicole, Jessica, Amos, Brittany, Zachery, Cierra, Josh, Jeremy, Zachery, Jeremiah, Daniel, Andrea, John, Megan, Rebecca, Victoria, Amber and Jade and numerous great-grandchildren.
John was preceded in death by three brothers: Don, Harry, and Dave.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, July 31, 2018 in Koch Funeral Home, 216 S. High Street, Freeport and a time to share memories will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 1 in the funeral home. Burial will follow in Greenmont Union Cemetery, Freeport beside his wife, Jewel.
Koch Funeral Home was honored to handle the arrangements for the Weekly family.