Donald W. Weaverling Jr. 78, of Bedford, died Sunday, May 9, 2021 at UPMC Altoona Hospital. He was born on May 22, 1942 in Everett, a son of the late Donald and Amy (Heit) Weaverling Sr. On June 27, 1970 in Hollidaysburg, he married Gloria (Estep) Weaverling who survives along with a sister, Louise Cornell widow of Allen, of Bedford; two nephews: Michael Cornell and wife Heather, and Jeff Cornell and wife Kris; a niece Amy Musselman and husband Carl; and many loving cousins. He was preceded in death by a sister Lucille Weaverling, and a brother William Weaverling.
Don was a 1960 graduate of Bedford High School, and was the manager for the Football and Basketball teams. He enjoyed following the Bedford High School teams, and keeping track of the athletes in their sports, saving newspaper clippings and sending graduation cards. Don enjoyed playing intermural basketball at “The Greens”, coaching softball in Snake Spring, and following Notre Dame and the Pittsburgh Steelers. He was a member of the St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, in Everett, and was an altar server for many years. Don always had a smile, and loved taking his wife on car rides to get ice cream or see a movie.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at 1:00 p.m., at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, with Father Derek Fairman Celebrant. Burial at Bedford County Memorial Park. Friends will be received on Tuesday, from 5-7 p.m., at the Timothy A. Berkebile Funeral Home, in Bedford. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Don’s name to: St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 161 E. 1st Ave, Everett, PA 15537. Our online guestbook is available at www.berkebilefuneralhome.com.
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St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church
161 E. 1st Ave, Everett PA 15537