Joseph B. Weisenfeld, age 89, of Trenton, passed away Wednesday, December 24 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Breese. A mass of Christian burial for 89 year old Joseph B. Weisenfeld will be Monday, December 29 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church in Trenton. Burial will be in St. Mary Catholic Cemetery. Friends may call Monday from 10:00 a.m. to service time at the church. Memorials are suggested to the church. The Moss Funeral Home in Trenton is in charge of arrangements.
He was born April 9, 1925 in St Rose to Henry and Margaret (Horstmann) Weisenfeld: they preceded him in death.
Also preceded in death by a brother Andrew Weisenfeld, sisters Margaret Wesselmann, Betty Lockwood, Angela Quitmeyer, Sister-in-law Mary Louis Weisenfeld, brothers-in-law Leo Wesselmann, Art Lockwood, Vernell Quitmeyer, Richard Haas, Russell Lee
He married Joan Dierkes August 9, 1950 at St. Mary Church in Trenton and she survives in Trenton.
Also surviving are his children Thomas (Suzanna) Weisenfeld of Lexington, KY, Janis Hoyer of Portland OR, Jody (Rami) Weisenfeld-Ziadeh of Petaluma, CA, Timothy (Tina) Weisenfeld of Trenton.
4 grandchildren Kari Weisenfeld, Kendra Weisenfeld, Colin (fiancée Joni) Weisenfeld, Jacob (special friend Mary Kay) Weisenfeld, A sister Mary Haas of Trenton, Sisters-in-law Marilyn Lee and Bette Wehrle both of Trenton
Joe was the former owner and operator of the Trenton IGA and director of Insurance for Catholic Knights and Ladies.
Member of St. Mary Catholic Church and Men’s Holy Name, Knights of Columbus council # 2932 which he joined in its charter year 1945.
Moss Funeral Home
105 South Main Street
Trenton, IL 62293