We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Dysart - Cofoid Funeral Chapel
Bruce A. Weidner, 57, of Wyanet passed away on July 29, 2022 at Advocate Christ Medical Center, Oak Lawn, IL after 33 years of battling heart failure.
Per Bruce’s wishes, there will be no services. Cremation rites have been accorded.
Dysart – Cofoid Funeral Chapel will be assisting the family with the arrangements.
Bruce was born on August 3, 1964 in Geneseo, IL to Ronald and Bernadette (VanDeVoorde) Weidner. He married Lynette Mudge on September 16, 1989 at Immanuel Lutheran Church (County Line).
He was a self-employed agronomist. Bruce graduated from Galva High School in 1982 and continued his education at Western Illinois University. He graduated in 1992 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Ag Science. Bruce proudly served in the United States Navy for four years.
Bruce was a member of the Wyanet United Methodist Church. He enjoyed reading, gardening, and playing the guitar. He also enjoyed watching dirt late model racing and going fishing. He was an avid Chicago Bears fan. Bruce read the Bible beginning to end 9 times, a true indication of how important his faith was to him. He also enjoyed spending his days with his canine companion and co-pilot, Migos.
Survivors include his wife, Lynette Weidner of Wyanet and his two sons, Michael Weidner of Fishers, Indiana and Adam (Kaitlyn) Weidner of St. Peters, Missouri. Bruce took great pride in the family and life that he and Lynette built together.
Also surviving are his mother, Bernadette Weidner of Kewanee; four siblings, Cheryl Cardenas, Linda Brier, David Weidner and Diane Weidner; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father, Ronald Weidner and his inlaws, Don and Mary Ann Mudge and one niece.
Memorials may be made to Lynette Weidner at PO Box 352, Wyanet, IL 61379. She will distribute memorials to The A.R.K. Animal Shelter in Lacon and the Wounded Warrior Project.
Online condolences may be made to his family at www.dcfunerals.com
P.O. Box 352, Wyanet IL 61379