Richard H. Weisbach
“Dick” H. Weisbach, 85, passed away peacefully at Evergreen Retirement
Community in Oshkosh, WI on June 6, 2020 surrounded by his family. He was born November
20, 1934 to Erich and Clara (Brevold) Weisbach in Milwaukee, WI.
united in marriage to Joan A. Hiester on November 26, 1955 at St. Patrick’s
Catholic Church in Fond du Lac, WI by Reverend William Cox.
graduated from Fond du Lac High School in 1952. He was employed by Gilles
Frozen Custard during high school before going to The Vulcan Foundry Co-FDL for
a short period of time. Dick then became a postal clerk before moving onto
being a letter carrier for 30 years.
retirement he continued working in his established business “Dick’s Decorating
& Painting”. Dick was a proud member of the Knights of Columbus, St.
Joseph’s Society, and the N.A.R.F.E. He enjoyed playing Sheepshead, darts, and golfing.
He spent his children’s inheritance on stamps, steins, and coins.
Dick will be
dearly missed by his wife of 64 years, Joan; children Linda Mathieu of Shawano,
Karen (Stephen) Schibline of Oshkosh, Paul (Karla Karl) Weisbach of Oshkosh,
Helen Keys (Jay Will) of Oshkosh, Philip (Kristi) Weisbach of Appleton;
grandchildren Brian Mathieu, Heather and Casey Weisbach, Samantha Hart, Thomas
Schibline, Carley Weisbach, Meghann and Jacob Weisbach; great-grandchildren
Aubriana and Brayden Weisbach, Rayne Hart; sister Alice Parman of Fond du Lac,
as well as other relatives and friends.
preceded in death by his parents; son Kurt Weisbach; son-in-law Walter Mathieu;
grandchildren Kevin Mathieu, Eric Schibline; siblings Loraine Kasprzak, Eric D.
Weisbach, Margaret “Mary” Butt; in-laws A. Edward and Esther Hiester; sister
and brother-in-law Mary and Dean Treptow.
Private family services will be held on Monday, June 15, 2020 at Zacherl
Funeral Home. Burial will be at St. Charles Cemetery.
family would like to give a special thank you to the staff at Evergreen
Retirement Community for their excellent care.
In lieu of
flowers, please consider giving a donation in Dick’s name to your charity of
condolences may be expressed at www.zacherlfuneralhome.com