William Weaver

Obituary of William Weaver

William F. Weaver, 75, of Kingston, NY, passed away Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at Ivy Lodge in Saugerties, NY. He was born July 29, 1941 in Kingston, to the late William C. Weaver and Helen (Cashara) Weaver. He was married to his loving wife of 45 years, Patricia (Duffy) Weaver.

Bill was a graduate of Kingston High School Class of 1959. He served his country in the US Army and later received his bachelor's degree from SUNY Albany. For many years he worked for IBM in Kingston. He fulfilled his dream of early retirement so he could pursue his many passions such as sports officiating, golfing, spending time with his children and grandchildren, and enjoying winters in Myrtle Beach with his wife and friends. He loved coaching local sports for many years and felt passionate that sports taught important life skills that everyone deserved to experience.

In addition to his wife he is survived by his children, David Weaver and his wife Nami Hayashi of Alameda, CA, Kelly Weaver and her husband Ian Mason of Oxford, England, grandchildren, Kenji and Chiyo Weaver, Dylan and Felix Mason, his sister, Kathleen (Weaver) Quick and husband Donald Quick of Kingston, as well as several nieces and nephews.

Friends and family may visit on Friday March 31 from 10am to 12pm at A. Carr & Son Funeral Home, 65 Lucas Ave, Kingston. This will be followed by a Celebration of Life that will begin at 12pm during which attendees will have the opportunity to share a memory if they wish.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the National Junior Tennis League (NJTL) of Kingston Attn: Kevin Gilfeather, 467 Broadway, Kingston, NY 12401 or to the Albany Fisher House 113 Holland Avenue, Albany, NY 12208.