Wesley Dean Weaver, 56, a resident of Route 4, Philippi, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, the Broaddus Hospital emergency room.
He was born June 19, 1956, at Philippi, a son of the late Paul K. and Flodine (Clark) Weaver.
He was united in marriage April 2, 1977 to Karen N. (McBee) Weaver, who survives at home.
Also surviving are one son, Adam D. Weaver of Rapid City, S.D.; and one brother, Kenneth Lane Weaver and wife, June, of Atascadero, Calif.
Dean was preceded in death by four sisters, Jane Bonnett, Roberta Murphy, Jerri Alcie Schmidt and Dawn Weaver.
Dean worked as a department manager at Lowe's in Buckhannon and, in earlier years, was a manager for Philippi Foodland. He joined the Philippi Volunteer Fire Department on Feb. 3, 1990. He served as past president and treasurer and retired in 2011. He loved hunting and fishing and was a Methodist by faith.
Friends will be received at Wright Funeral Home 216 N. Walnut St. in Philippi Sunday, Dec. 2, from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Monday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., the service hour with the Rev. Carl Radcliff officiating. Interment will follow in Mary's Chapel Cemetery.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.wrightfuneralhomeservices.com.