Patrick A. Weitzel, 46

Patrick A. Weitzel, 46, of Andrews, passed away at 12:50 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne.

He was born to Larry Weitzel (Diana) of Wabash, and Patricia (Smith) VanMeter of Silver Lake,  on May 28, 1969 in Wabash,.

Patrick married Kelly Wilcox on June 5, 2003; she survives.

He worked at GenCorp in Wabash, Indiana, also the family business Wabash Interiors and his brothers business L.A.W. and Son Inc.

Along with his parents and wife, he is also survived by brothers, Alan Weitzel (Monica) of Akron, Timothy Weitzel of Toledo, Ohio, and Eric Weitzel of Silver Lake; sister, Diane Weitzel of Peru; half-brother, Adam Weitzel of Laketon; half-sister, Nicole Schafer of Wabash; stepsisters, Ashley Martin and Andrea Martin both of Wabash, and many nieces and nephews.

Patrick had a great sense of humor. He loved the Civil War, fishing, his family, and his wife.

Funeral service will be held at 6 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 14, 2015, at McDonald Funeral Home, 231 Falls Ave., Wabash, With Pastor Conrad Thompson officiating. Burial will be at a later date.

Visitation for family and friends will be held from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent to the family at


Posted on 2015 Dec 10