RICHARD WEAVER, DDS
Richard I. Weaver, DDS, age 90 of Otterbein Portage Valley and formerly of Perrysburg, passed away on Sunday, February 18, 2018. He was born in Dayton, Ohio, on May 3, 1927, to Harold L. and Virginia L. (Dice) Weaver and married Rubie Jane Miller on July 30, 1949. She preceded him in death on November 10, 2010. Dr. Weaver received a B.S. from the University of Dayton and a D.D.S. and M.S. from The Ohio State University. He was an oral surgeon in Toledo for 40 years, retiring in 1996. He also served in the United States Navy. He was a member of First United Methodist Church in Perrysburg, Libanus Lodge #80 F. & A.M., Scottish Rite Valley of Toledo, Zenobia Shrine Temple Lancers Unit, and Elks Lodge #1850. He was a member of the Ohio and American Dental Associations, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and The Ohio Society of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery. He was past president of the Toledo Dental Society and was a recipient of the Ernest Bach Award for Exceptional Service. Surviving are his brother, Thomas (Virginia) Weaver; his children, James R. (Susan Boldys) Weaver, Sylvania, Julia L. (Kirk) Werkman, Perrysburg, David A. (Laura) Weaver, Perrysburg, and Diane E. (Harmon) Andrews, Warren, Ohio; grandchildren, Erin, Nathan and Andrew Weaver, Riley Werkman, Sara and Harmon Andrews, Ashleigh (Donald) Davis, Alissa (Sean) O’Neill, Taylor (Vince) Halliday, and Rachel (Tony) Scherley; great-grandchildren, Jenna Lynn and Andrew Davis, Jackson Weaver, Keegan and Camden Halliday, Easton and Tanner Scherley, Arleigh Werkman and Rubie O’Neill. Friends were received on Saturday, February 24, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, 222 East South Boundary Street in Perrysburg (419-874- 3133), where a Masonic service was held at 4 p.m. Immediately following the Masonic service, a funeral service took place. Burial will be private in Fort Meigs Union Cemetery at a later date. Memorials may be made to either the Shriner’s Hospitals for Children, 3229 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio or First United Methodist Church, 200 West 2nd Street, Perrysburg, Ohio. Online condolences to the family may be made at www.witzler shank.com.