Albert E. Weil

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ALLEGANY - Albert E. Weil, of 2415 Five Mile Road, entered into God's loving arms Thursday (July 10, 2014) at the home of his son in New Hartford.

Born Oct. 23, 1931, in Buffalo, he was the son of Albert J. and Mildred E. Bittner Weil. On Feb. 11, 1961, at St. Bonaventure Church, Allegany, he married Betty J. Karl, who predeceased him March 21, 2014.

Mr. Weil was a 1949 graduate of Angola High School and attended Erie County Technical Institute in Buffalo. He served with the New York National Guard 27th Infantry Division from 1949 to 1951. He then enlisted in the U.S. Navy, where he served from 1951 to 1955. He was employed by the former New York Telephone Co. in Olean for 39 years prior to his retirement.

During the years of raising a family, he volunteered as a Cub Scout leader and later as scoutmaster in Silver Creek. He also was a
Special Olympics coach for 20 years, and was associated for 28 years with the Cattaraugus County ReHabilitation Center, where he served as a board member. Additionally, he served as a board member for NYARC in Cattaraugus County. He was a model railroad enthusiast.

Surviving are his loving daughter, Debra L. Weil of Olean; his loving son, Craig A. (Helen) Weil of New Hartford; two loving granddaughters, Katrina and Megan Weil; two brothers, John P. (Lynn) Weil and David D. (Mary) Weil, both of Angola; a sister, Marilyn J. (Leland) Britting of Angola; a sister-in-law, Hilma Weil of Rochester, Mich.; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his wife, he was predeceased by a brother, Robert E. Weil.

At Mr. Weil's request, there will be no scheduled services. Private graveside services will be held at the family's convenience at St. Bonaventure Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Casey, Halwig & Hartle Funeral Home, Olean. Online condolences may be expressed at

Memorials may be made to The ReHabilitation Center, 1439 Buffalo St., Olean, NY 14760; the Allegany Fire Department; or to Hospice Care Inc., 4277 Middle Settlement Road, New Hartford, NY 13413.
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Casey Halwig & Hartle Funeral Home
3128 Nys Route 417 W
Olean, NY 14760
(716) 372-0254
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Published in The Olean Times Herald on July 15, 2014
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