OSWEGO — Peter E. Weimer, 71, of Oswego passed away on Nov. 6, 2019.
Born in Utica, he was the son of the late, Paul J. and Alice (Fay) Weimer.
Pete served in the United States Army and was part of the 82 Airborne.
He retired from Novelis.
Pete was a member of the Blue Line Club. He was an accomplished hockey player and played hockey in college and for two semi-pro hockey teams. He was the practice goalie for the Clinton Coments.
Pete was a loyal Oswego Lakers fan and until recently attended every home game. He was a very active and adventurous person and had a life filled with amazing experiences. He even loved to sky dive.
Pete was the ultimate outdoorsman who loved hunting, fishing and bird watching. He was also very intelligent, and loved to read. More than anything, he loved his family and cherished all his time with them.
He is survived by his loving children, son William, and daughter Elizabeth Weimer; one sister, Catherine (Dr. John) Tata of Charlotte, North Carolina; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brothers Matthew, Joe and Paul, and his sisters Fay and Noreen Weimer.
Calling hours will be 2-6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, at Nelson Funeral Home, 11 W. Albany St.
A Catholic Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, in Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, Minetto.