Denise M. Weikel

November 14, 2012

Denise M. Weikel, 46, of 100 W. Cherry St., Shenandoah, passed away Wednesday at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

Born in Ashland, Sept. 3, 1966, she was a daughter of the late Robert and Shirley Fishburn Dillman.

She attended the North Schuylkill High School and was an avid outdoors person, enjoying fishing, gardening and nature.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Bobbie Jean Dillman.

She is survived by her husband of 13 years, James Weikel, Shenandoah; a daughter, Angela Boylan, Ashland; a son, Joseph Pukavage, Virginia; a stepdaughter, Jacqueline Weikel, Ringtown; a stepson, James Weikel, South Carolina; three sisters, Jackie Dillman and Jennifer Dillman, both of Ashland, and Alison Kabana, Levittown; a brother, John Dillman, Ashland; grandchildren, Brock, Destiny, Cora and Renee; nieces and nephews; her father-in-law, William W. Weikel, Zion Grove.

Private funeral services will be held for her immediate family, with interment taking place in Brandonville Union Cemetery following the service. Stauffer-Breznik Funeral Home, Ringtown, has assisted the family of Denise during their time of need. More information is available at www.ringtownfuneral.com.

Published in Republican & Herald on Nov. 15, 2012