Obituary for Elsie Weir
Elsie A. Weir age 81 of Plover passed away Tuesday evening January 10, 2017 at her home.
Funeral services for Elsie will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday January 16, 2017 at the Plover - Shuda Funeral Home. Deacon Hugh Walker will officiate. Friends and family will gather to share memories from 10:00 Monday morning until the time of service at the Plover Funeral Home. Memorials in lieu of flowers will be established in her name for the Plover Library and the Portage County Humane Society.
Elsie was born September 13, 1935 in Stevens Point, the daughter of Louis and Inez (Grover) Tufte. She graduated from P.J. Jacobs High School in 1953. Elsie married Leroy J. Weir on March 6, 1954.
Elsie enjoyed reading, puzzles, feeding her birds and Saturday morning breakfasts. But most of all, she enjoyed time with family and friends.
She is survived by her three children: Terry (Carol) Weir, Plover; Susan Brubaker, Wausau and Kathi (Gerald) Firkus, Stevens Point. She is also survived by three grandchildren: Dylan and Alyssa Brubaker, both of Wausau, Michael Firkus of Stevens Point, her sister Judy Carew of Watertown and many nieces and nephews. Elsie was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Leroy in 1985, her brother and sister-in-law Bill and Lois Tufte, and her brother-in-law Gary Carew.
Elsie's family wishes to extend their sincere appreciation to Ministry Home Hospice Care for their outstanding care and guidance.