Rev. Richard Weikel

Rev. Richard Weikel

The Rev. Richard Weikel, 68, of Golsdsboro, N.C., passed away Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016, at Pleasant Union Christian Church in Newton Grove, N.C. Officiating the service will be the Rev. Dr. Penny Ziemer and the Rev. Frank Purvis.

The family will receive friends following the memorial service.

Rev. Weikel’s survivors include: his wife, Joanne Villei; daughters, Lisa Cram and husband, Matthew, Lori Becker and husband, Matthew, all of Lewistown, Cara Weikel Musk and husband, Andrew, of Silver Springs, Md., and Holly Scheffey of Pottstown; sons, Andrew Weikel and wife, Linette, of Lewistown, and Nathan Scheffey, of Pottstown; grandchildren, Jared and Jacob Cram, Alaia and Kayli Becker, and Audrey and Emma Weikel; his mother, Elizabeth T. Weikel, of Fredrick; brothers, Chris Weikel and wife Janet, of Pennsylvania, and Joseph Weikel and wife, Snezana, of New York; and sister, Mary Kraus and husband, Dean, of Pennsylvania.

Rev. Weikel is preceded in death by his father, Richard Fair Weikel and brother, William Weikel.

Memorials may be made in the Rev. Weikel’s memory to American Cancer Society or Pleasant Union Christian Church.

Online condolences may be made at www.westand

A Service of West & Dunn Funeral Home of Newton Grove, North Carolina.