WEIL--Peter H., 79, died August 17, 2013, in Lafayette, CO. Son of Henrietta and Frank L. Weil. Survived by wife, Helen, two children, three grandsons and two brothers. Graduate of Horace Mann School, Princeton University, and Harvard Law School. Practiced law in New York for more than 35 years, first at his father's firm, Weil, Gotshal & Manges and then at Kaye Scholer where he was a partner, head of the firm's banking division and its leading authority on asset based lending. Retired to Colorado to enjoy the mountains. Loved classical music and was active with CU College of Music and with Colorado Music Festival; was himself a very accomplished pianist. Memorial contributions may be made to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research.

Published in The New York Times on Aug. 19, 2013