Anthony (Tony) Weber, Hermann, passed away Saturday October 18, 2014, in Washington.
Tony, was the son of the late Joseph Weber and wife Olga, nee Arnsmeyer, and was born September 23, 1930, in Case, Missouri. He received his education at Hermann High School and played basketball.
Tony was united in marriage to Rita Meyer on September 29, 1956, at St. Paul's Catholic Church, Berger. He was employed at several local businesses including Florsheim Shoe Company, Zero Manufacturing and Handi-Pac before retiring in 1992.
He remained active driving the Hermann Care Cab and helping with Meals on Wheels. Gardening, camping and watching sports were favorite activities he engaged in often. He was a long time member of Knights of Columbus and achieved Fourth Degree. He was an active member and liturgist of St. George Catholic Church.
He was a devoted husband and father who taught his children many life lessons through his love of gardening, sports, fishing and hunting. He also enjoyed these activities with extended family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Rita Weber; six children, Larry Weber and wife Jayne, Boulder, CO; Cheryl Cantwell and husband Bob, Leslie; Greg Weber and wife Cathy, Eureka; Renee Poulsen and husband Jim, Hermann; David Weber and wife Lynn, Camdenton; Angie Leimkuehler and husband Gary, Hermann; thirteen grandchildren; Ian, Cassie, Wendi, Erica, Lauren, Nick, Zach, Jen, Becca, Tessa, Maeven, Kirsten, Garrett; five great-grandchildren; nieces; nephews; other relatives and many friends. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Jerome Weber and Vincent Weber.
Visitation will be Wednesday, October 22nd from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Toedtmann-Grosse Funeral Home, Hermann, with a rosary service at 7:30 p.m.
Funeral services will be Thursday at 10:00 a.m. at St. George Church, Hermann, with Father Bill Debo officiating. Burial will be at St. George Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Knights of Columbus or River Bluff Industries, Hermann, Missouri. C/O Toedtmann-Grosse Funeral Home.