The Commercial-News, Danville, IL


May 21, 2013

Ronald D. Weller

MARSHALL — Ronald D. Weller, 59, of Marshall, formerly of rural Frankfort, Ind., passed away at 5:20 a.m. May 18, 2013, at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.

He was born May 14, 1954, in Danville, Ill., to Harold Weller and Reva L. (Cole) Weller Turner.

Mr. Weller married Brenda Kristine Brant on July 31, 1976, at the First Baptist Church in Frankfort, Ind., and she survives.

Mr. Weller was the branch manager of Woodforest National Bank in Terre Haute, Ind., for the past year. He had previously worked at First National Bank of Ottawa.

He was a 1972 graduate of North Vermillion High School. He went on to graduate from Manchester College with a bachelor’s degree in business administration. He was a past member of the Kiwanis Club of Ottawa. He was on the board of directors for Human Resource Center in Paris.

Mr. Weller enjoyed reading, cooking and especially making pies. He was an avid Chicago Cubs and Chicago Bears fan.

He is survived by his wife, Kristine Brant Weller of Marshall; two daughters, Jessica (Jubin) Weller Rahatzad of West Lafayette, Ind., and Abigail D. Weller of Marshall; mother, Reva L. (Cole) Weller Turner of Covington, Ind.; one brother, Steve (Kathy) Weller of Bloomington, Ind.; two sisters, Kathy (Fred) Henney of Monticello, Ind., and Mary Ellen Weller of Carol Stream; and in-laws, Donald E. and Phyllis M. (Davis) Brant of rural Frankfort, Ind.

He was preceded in death by his father.

Visitation will be 10 a.m.-noon Tuesday, May 21, at Goodwin Funeral Home in Frankfort with services at noon following the visitation. Burial will be in Green Lawn Cemetery.

Memorial donations can be made to Human Resource Center, 118 E. Court St., Paris, IL 61944. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be made at

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