John C. Weber II
John C. Weber II, loving father, devoted husband and local businessman of Traverse City passed away unexpectedly July 4th at Munson Hospital.
Born September 5, 1943 in Olney Illinois, John was one of nine children and treasured his family summers at Lake Charlevoix falling in love with Northern Michigan which eventually became his home for over 50 years where he resided with his beloved wife, Donna (Mathews Menton).
John’s love of his family, his customers and his community were evidenced by his devotion to his children, wife, and his continued support of the area.
He was an active participant in local charities and organizations benefiting the local children and families of the Traverse City and Grayling area. As an Optimist member, John participated in the “Rubber Duck Race” the afternoon of the 4th.
An avid golfer, former sail boat racer, Harley enthusiast, boater and a passionate fishing fan, John loved the outdoors.
In addition to his wife, John is survived by daughters, Christina (Daniel) Zavaki of Torrance California, Sophia (Gennero) Dimaso of Vacaville, California and Vanessa (Scott) Graf of Metairie, Louisiana; sisters, Charlotte (Andrew) Cooney, Nancy (Joel) Vercler, and Ann (Richard) Leininger; brothers, David (Elizabeth), Paul (Lesley), Stephen (Nancy), and Charles (Jane); sister in-law, Susan; eight grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews survive him as well as the wonderful dedicated staff of his Agencies. The most recent addition to John’s family, his super dog Gary Cooper Murphy Weber also survives him.
He was predeceased by his parents John C. and Wilma (Hillis) Weber I, and his brother, Edward.
John’s love of family, friends and life has left a footprint on many and his legacy will be a reminder of that love for years to come.
A memorial service will be held Thursday, July 11 at 1 pm. at the Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home in Traverse City.
Visitation will be from 11:00 am until time of service.
In lieu of flowers, friends are encouraged to make donations to John’s favorite charities, The Optimist Club of Traverse City or the Traverse City Humane Society.
Please visit www.reynolds-jonkhoff.com to share your memories with the family.
The family is being cared for by the Reynolds Jonkhoff Funeral Home and Cremation Services.