Barry L. Weand Sr.

BARRY L. WEAND, SR., 63, OF GILBERTVILLE Barry L. Weand, Sr., 63, of Gilbertsville, husband of April S. (Seprauskie) Bender, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 16 at his home. Born in Boyertown, he was the son of the late Earl R. and Dorothy E. (Gottshall) Weand. Barry enjoyed bowling, golfing and hunting. He was a US Army veteran and coached soccer for many years for the Boyertown Soccer Club. He also bought, sold and collected antique toys. Surviving with his wife are sons Barry Weand, Jr. of Reading, Jeremy Weand husband of Katrina of Boyertown, and Christopher Weand husband of Christy Rothermel of Gilbertsville; daughter Tracy Weand partner of Maureen McKeefery of Schwenksville; brother Nelson L. Weand of Boyertown; sister Barbara A. Lessig of Boyertown; grandchildren Dillon Coyle, Madison and Griffin Weand and Ashlyn Sassaman; and step-son Randy Sassaman husband of Michelle of Stowe. Along with his parents, he is predeceased by his brother Michael Weand. A memorial service will be held Friday, Feb. 21, 3 p.m. at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 1020 E. Phila. Ave., Gilbertsville with Rev. Martin N. Nuscher officiating. Visitation will be Friday from 1 to 2:45 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be private. Memorial donations may be made in Barry's name to the , PO Box 15120, Chicago, IL 60693. View obituaries or send condolences at

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Catagnus Funeral Home
1020 East Philadelphia Avenue Gilbertsville, PA 19525
610-367- 4440
Published in The Mercury on Feb. 19, 2014