Donald Joseph Weidner, 62, of Jacksonville, NC, went home to be with the Lord, on Friday, July 2, 2021 at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, NC. Donald was born in Pottstown, PA on Saturday, May 2, 1959 to Virginia Koropka Weidner and the late Lester Weidner.
After graduating high school, Donald enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. and after completing his tour of duty, he was honorably discharged with a Rifle Sharpshooter Badge and a Good Conduct Medal. He later worked in a factory as a line worker by trade, but also loved helping his community as a volunteer at his local fire dept.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his daughter, Karen Allen, of Midway Park, NC; and two grandchildren, Leynie and Hayven. He also leaves behind his brothers, Dave Weidner of Birdsboro, PA and Thomas Weidner andf his wife, Becky of Pottstown, PA; four sisters; Donna and her husband Guy Bartholomew Jr., of Pottstown, PA, Marlene and her husband James Smale Jr., of Pottstown, PA, Darlene Weidner, of East Vincent Township, PA and Arlene Weidner of Pottstown, PA.
A Private Family Service will be held at a later date.
Donald will be forever missed by loving family, friends and all who were blessed to know him.
Arrangements are in the care of Coastal Cremations and Funeral Care of Jacksonville.