Francis G. ‘Bomber’ Weigelt

OSWEGO, NY – Francis G. “Bomber” Weigelt, 77, a resident of Murray Street, Oswego, went to be with his Lord and savior with his family at his side on Sunday April 21, 2013, at Oswego Hospital.

He worked as a mechanic at Niagara Mohawk for 37 years, retiring in 1994.

Francis G. ‘Bomber’ Weigelt
Francis G. ‘Bomber’ Weigelt

Bomber was an avid softball player and had pitched a perfect game. He was one of the original inductee’s in the softball hall of fame.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing, bowling and golf.

He was an avid Yankee fan.

He was a member of the Fulton Alliance Church where he was an elder and also a member of the Oswego Alliance Church.

Surviving are his wife of 57 years, Sheila (Pullen) Weigelt; two daughters, Terry (Phil) Roberts of Punta Gorda, Fla., and Annlyn (Eric) Michaloski of Rochester; three sons, Michael (Donna) Weigelt, Tim (Brandy) Weigelt and Mark (Sarah) Weigelt, all of Oswego; five sisters, Charlotte (Donald) Clark of Baldwinsville, Patricia (Donald) Edwards of Maine, Grace Bellinger of Oswego, Marion (Ed) Murray of Oswego and Theresa (Francis) Micelli of California; a sister-in-law, Betty Weigelt; a brother-in-law, John Turner; Paula Weigelt mother of Nicole and Brian; 12 grandchildren, Jason Weigelt, Daniel Weigelt, Michelle Michaloski, Nicole Weigelt, Jessica Michaloski, Kati Thurman, Geoff Roberts, Brian Weigelt, Caleb Michaloski, Elizabeth Michaloski, Zachery Michaloski and Mallory Weigelt; six great-grandchildren, Ben Weigelt, Kayla Weigelt, Gabriella Weigelt, Taylor Thurman, Myer Thurman and Jaks Weigelt; several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by a brother, Neil Weigelt; and a sister, Nancy Turner.

Calling hours will be held 4-7 p.m. Tuesday at the Nelson Funeral Home, 11 W. Albany St., Oswego.

Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Oswego Alliance Church, Thompson Road.

Burial will be held in Riverside Cemetery.

Donations can be made to: National Parkinson Foundation, Gift Processing Center, PO Box 5018, Hagerstown, Md., 21741-5018

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