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 Rene Weber

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Rene Weber

Birth
Berlin, Kreis Segeberge, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Death
6 Oct 2011 (aged 81)
West Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
Burial
West Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
Plot
Faith Chapel, Section CA, Level 5, Crypt 59
Memorial ID
77838351 View Source

Lafayette Journal & Courier, Oct. 8, 2011
René Weber, 81, of West Lafayette, died Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011, at Heritage Health Care.

He was born Oct. 14, 1929, in Berlin, Germany, and was the son of the late Hans and Margareta Tanck Weber.

Mr. Weber attended schools in Germany from 1951 to 1956, studying agriculture. He came to the United States in 1956 and began a lake water treatment company. He graduated from University of Wisconsin, Madison, with a bachelor of science in agriculture and a master's in agricultural chemistry from Purdue University.

On Jan. 14, 1961, he married Margret Alzuhn in Milwaukee, Wis., and she died Sept. 14, 2005.

Mr. Weber worked for Rohm & Haas in South America until 1980. From 1980 to 1996 he worked for Great Lakes Chemical Corp. as an international business manager. He created RW Consultancy, Inc. in 1996 and retired in 2007.

Mr. Weber enjoyed soaring, flying, traveling, camping and cycling and spoke four languages. He was a member of the Soaring Society of America and Airplane Owners and Pilots Association.

Surviving are three daughters, Michelle Ressell (husband: Ted) of Glenwood, Ill., Jackie Hartwick (husband: Rich) of Draper, Utah; and Melissa Weber (husband: Raul Garcia) of Miami, Fla.

Also surviving are grandchildren Sean and Sydney Hartwick and Isabella and Matias Garcia; and his companion, Inge Feil, originally of Berlin, Germany, with whom he had shared his life for the past 5 years. Preceded in death by 1 sister, Lea; and 1 brother, Hans.

Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 10, 2011, at Soller-Baker West Lafayette Chapel. Funeral service 1 p.m. Monday at Soller-Baker West Lafayette Chapel, Pastor James Jones officiating. Entombment will be at Tippecanoe Memory Gardens.

Lafayette Journal & Courier, Oct. 8, 2011
René Weber, 81, of West Lafayette, died Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011, at Heritage Health Care.

He was born Oct. 14, 1929, in Berlin, Germany, and was the son of the late Hans and Margareta Tanck Weber.

Mr. Weber attended schools in Germany from 1951 to 1956, studying agriculture. He came to the United States in 1956 and began a lake water treatment company. He graduated from University of Wisconsin, Madison, with a bachelor of science in agriculture and a master's in agricultural chemistry from Purdue University.

On Jan. 14, 1961, he married Margret Alzuhn in Milwaukee, Wis., and she died Sept. 14, 2005.

Mr. Weber worked for Rohm & Haas in South America until 1980. From 1980 to 1996 he worked for Great Lakes Chemical Corp. as an international business manager. He created RW Consultancy, Inc. in 1996 and retired in 2007.

Mr. Weber enjoyed soaring, flying, traveling, camping and cycling and spoke four languages. He was a member of the Soaring Society of America and Airplane Owners and Pilots Association.

Surviving are three daughters, Michelle Ressell (husband: Ted) of Glenwood, Ill., Jackie Hartwick (husband: Rich) of Draper, Utah; and Melissa Weber (husband: Raul Garcia) of Miami, Fla.

Also surviving are grandchildren Sean and Sydney Hartwick and Isabella and Matias Garcia; and his companion, Inge Feil, originally of Berlin, Germany, with whom he had shared his life for the past 5 years. Preceded in death by 1 sister, Lea; and 1 brother, Hans.

Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 10, 2011, at Soller-Baker West Lafayette Chapel. Funeral service 1 p.m. Monday at Soller-Baker West Lafayette Chapel, Pastor James Jones officiating. Entombment will be at Tippecanoe Memory Gardens.


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  • Created by: Sherry Salla
  • Added: 8 Oct 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 77838351
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/77838351/rene-weber: accessed ), memorial page for Rene Weber (14 Oct 1929–6 Oct 2011), Find a Grave Memorial ID 77838351, citing Tippecanoe Memory Gardens, West Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA; Maintained by Sherry Salla (contributor 46970733).