June 04, 2023

Edward Weir


Edward Claude Weir, son of Edward C. Weir and Ella Mae Reid Weir, was born in Portsmouth, Iowa on July 12, 1932. Ed passed from this life on Saturday, April 15, 2023, at the Taylor Hospice House in Des Moines, Iowa at 90 years of age.

Those relatives who preceded Ed in death were his parents, loving wife Joy Fay Weir, sisters, Wrennie Doud, Roberta J. Weir, and Beverly Carey, as well as his brother, Chuck Tedesco.

Ed leaves to cherish his memory; Daughters Sheryl (Jay) Coleman of Urbandale, IA, Jana (Jody) Arment of Grimes, Iowa, Donella (Jim) Wright of Phoenix, AZ, and Debra (Chris) McCombs of Johnston, IA, as well as his son, Edward “Sonny” Weir of Cummings, IA.

Grandchildren: Andrew (Elyse) Wright of St. Helena, CA, Jason Arment of PA, Alexandra Wright of Phoenix, AZ, Jocelyn (Joshua) Holmberg of Des Moines, IA, Joshua Arment of Des Moines, IA Chelsea (Robert) Koenigsdorf of Waukee, IA, Christopher McCombs of Johnston, IA, Cole Weir of Mountain Home, ID, Caitlyn (Jordan) Larsen of Mt. Ayr, IA. Great Grandchildren: Faye, Nell, Jaxson, Celease, Stella, Laurel, and Olivia.

Also surviving Ed are his sisters Vonda Johnson of Bradenton, FL, Mary (Jack) Lonsdale of Ankeny, IA.

Services will be held at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Grand River on Saturday, April 29th, 2023, at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow the Funeral Mass at the Oak Hill Cemetery near Grand River. A luncheon will be held at the Grand River Community Center at 1:00 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Boys Town, P.O. Box 8000, Boys Town, NE 68010. https://www.boystown.org/

Online condolences may be made to the family at: www.kalefuneralhome.com