News From Terre Haute, Indiana

January 2, 2014

Rudolph C. ‘Rudy’ Weil


SULLIVAN — SULLIVAN — Rudolph C. “Rudy” Weil, age 97, of Lehigh Acres, Fla., and formerly of Sullivan, Ind., passed away Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013. He was born March 22, 1916, in Terre Haute, Ind., the son of Clemens and Alta Bartlett Weil.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 63 years, Lucille; three brothers, Harry Weil, Loren Weil and Raymond Weil; and two sisters, Mary Thompson and Lucille Doffer. Survivors include one brother, Joe Weil of Youngstown, Ind.; two sisters, Virginia Allen of Terre Haute, and Joan Dowell of Fort Myers, Fla.; and several nieces and nephews.

He was a lifetime member of Farmersburg Masonic Lodge and the Shriners of Terre Haute. He worked for American Electric Power Company and retired in 1981 and moved to Lehigh Acres.

Graveside services will be held 11 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, at Westlawn Cemetery in Farmersburg, Ind.