OBITUARY

Willard "Bill" A. Weitlauf Jr.

March 4, 1947December 17, 2018
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Willard “Bill” Andrew Weitlauf Jr ,71, of Louisville returned to our Heavenly Father on December 17, 2018 from his home. He was a member of St. Martin of Tours parish, where he was an alter server for the Tridentine Mass. Willard was born in Paducah, KY on March 4, 1947 and grew up in western Kentucky. He married Carolyn Sue Hoxworth on April 15, 1972 at St. John’s Catholic Church. They lived in Paducah, Madisonville and, for 40 years, in Louisville. After Carolyn’s passing, Willard married Diane Marie Cognata on June 4, 2016. He was preceded in death by his wife Carolyn; parents, Willard and Ruth Weitlauf; and by his brother, Daryl Henry Weitlauf. Willard is survived by his wife, Diane Marie Cognata; two sons, James (Veronica) and Marc (Michelle); nine grandchildren; his brothers Leslie Phillip (Tammy), Wendell (Lori) and Kevin (Kim). Step-children Stacy (Chris) and Chris (HeeLa). A Tridentine Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, December 20, 2018 at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church, 639 S. Shelby Street, with interment to follow at Calvary Cemetery, Lexington, KY. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at Arch L. Heady & Son at Westport Village, 7410 Westport Rd. Please visit us online at www.archlheadywestport.com

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, December 19, 2018
  • Tridentine Mass Thursday, December 20, 2018
REMEMBERING

Willard "Bill" A. Weitlauf Jr.

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Diane Weitlauf

December 19, 2018

Our special "double delight" Rose..... From the rose bush he bought me several years ago. ♥️

FROM THE FAMILY

Bill and his brothers, mother at James' wedding

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Bill with his parents and Phillip

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Bill brothers, mother, and grandmother Fields

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Bill brothers, mother, and grandmother Fields

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Phillip, Daryl, Bill, Wendell, mother Ruth and father Willard in middle and Kevin in front

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Bill, Phillip, Grandpa Weitlauf, Daryl, Wendell

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MGC softball

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Bill and Daryl on baseball team

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Bill on baseball team

Biography

Willard “Bill” Andrew Weitlauf Jr ,71, of Louisville returned to our Heavenly Father on December 17, 2018 from his home.
He was a member of St. Martin of Tours parish, where he was an alter server for the Tridentine Mass. Willard was born in Paducah, KY on March 4, 1947 and grew up in western Kentucky. He married Carolyn Sue Hoxworth on April 15, 1972 at St. John’s Catholic Church. They lived in Paducah, Madisonville and, for 40 years, in Louisville. After Carolyn’s passing, Willard married Diane Marie Cognata on June 4, 2016.
He was preceded in death by his wife Carolyn; parents, Willard and Ruth Weitlauf; and by his brother, Daryl Henry Weitlauf.
Willard is survived by his wife, Diane Marie Cognata, two sons, James (Veronica) and Marc (Michelle), nine grandchildren, his brothers Leslie Phillip (Tammy), Wendell (Lori) and Kevin (Kim). Step Children Stacy (Chris) and Chris (HeeLa)
A Tridentine Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, December 20, 2018 at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church, 639 S. Shelby Street, with interment to follow at Calvary Cemetery, Lexington, KY. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at Arch L. Heady & Son at Westport Village, 7410 Westport Rd.
Please visit us online at www.archlheadywestport.com