Joseph Gary Wiedmar

WIEDMAR, JOSEPH GARY, 71, returned to his Heavenly Father on Sunday, June 15, 2014 at Baptist East Hospital after months of illness.

The battles became too much even for a seasoned Marine. Mr. Wiedmar was a pipefitter by trade and successfully operated a photography studio for many years. He then worked at Meijer part-time until his health failed. He was a strong personality and will be missed by friends and family.

Mr. Wiedmar was born in Louisville on December 14, 1942 to the late Joe and Dorothy Wiedmar. He leaves to cherish his memory his wife of 52 years, Dorothy Goode Wiedmar; sister, Cheryl Colvin (Dan); niece, Courtnee Ford (Brad); mother-in-law, Bobbie Evans (Harvey); sister-in-law, Carolyn Farvour (Kenny); and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be conducted at noon Thursday at Schoppenhorst, Underwood and Brooks Funeral Home (Preston Highway at Brooks Road; use John Harper entrance) with interment in Mt. Washington Cemetery Friends may pay their respects on Wednesday from 1-8 p.m. and on Thursday from 9 a.m. until the time of service at Schoppenhorst.

Obituary on www.subfuneralhome.com


Funeral Home

Schoppenhorst, Underwood and Brooks Funeral Home
4895 North Preston Highway Shepherdsville, KY 40165
(502) 957-5200

Published in The Courier-Journal on June 17, 2014