Son of Merrill Bucher and Mary Jean "Jeanne" (Shafer) Weller. Married Dianna Marie Bader, daughter of Charles David and Irma Marie (Gochenour) Bader. Adopted her son, Steven Michael, and they have a daughter, Kristina Marie (Weller) Byrd. Sixty-fifth Worshipful Master of St. Andrew's Lodge No. 619, F.&A.M. of Springfield, OH - 1977. First Worshipful Master of Morning Star Lodge No. 795. F. & A.M. of Springfield, OH - 2015. One Hundredth and One Hundred-tenth High Priest of Springfield Chapter No. 48, R.A.M. of Springfield, OH - 1975 and 1985. Past Master of the Ohio Lodge of Research, F.&A.M., 1998. District Deputy Grand Master, Ninth Masonic District - 2004-2006. Eighth Sovereign Master of Millennium Council No. 382, Allied Masonic Degrees - 2007. Member of Irish Council No. 67, Knight Masons of USA. Member of Khana Shahar Grotto, M.O.V.P.E.R. Curator of the Springfield Masonic Temple Library and Museum. Past member of the Board of Trustees of the Springfield Masonic Temple Company. Past President of George Rogers Clark Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution, 1991. Chief Deputy, Barney Fife, M.D. Mounted Patrol Chapter, The Andy Griffith Show Rerun Watchers Club. Member of the Way out West Tent, Oasis #5, Sons of the Desert, Los Angeles, California of the International Laurel & Hardy Appreciation Society. Commissioned a Kentucky Colonel in 1985 by Gov. Martha Layne Collins.