Wightman "Wight" Weese a resident of Wheaton Wightman "Wight" Weese, age 81, a resident of Wheaton, IL, went to be with the Lord June 22, 2013 at his home surrounded by family. He was born May 28, 1932 in North Augusta, SC. Wightman was an ordained minister who spent his life in the service of the Lord. After graduating from Columbia Bible College, he and his wife spent 10 years on the mission field in Niger and Nigeria. After returning to the states, he got his Master's degree from Syracuse University then worked as a magazine and book editor for a number of Christian organizations. He also spent three years teaching at Houghton College in New York. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Priscilla; 3 children; Daniel, David and Ruth and eight grandchildren; Barb Ketonen, Rachel, Joseph, David and Cassandra Weese and Bethany, Elizabeth and Jonathan Fisher. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on June 29 at College Church, 332 E. Seminary Ave, Wheaton, IL 60187. A private interment was held at Wheaton Cemetery. Memorial gifts may be directed to SIM USA, P.O. Box 7900, Charlotte, NC 28241, Carver Bible College, (Advancement Department,) 3870 Cascade Road SW, Atlanta, GA 30331, or to Columbia International University (Development Dept.), PO Box 3122, Columbia, SC 29230-3122. Family and friends may sign a guest book at hultgrenfh.com. For more information, please call Hultgren Funeral Home at 630-668-0027.

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Hultgren Funeral Home
304 N. Main St.  Wheaton, IL 60187
(630) 668-0027

Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on June 27, 2013