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Roger C Weber

Roger C Weber

Roger C. Weber, age 83 of Elmwood, died Saturday, October 8, 2022 at Heritage of Elmwood Nursing Home in Elmwood.

Roger was born on March 16, 1939 on the Weber family farm in the Weber Valley of rural Elmwood. He was the son of Carl and Mamie (Seipel) Weber. Roger grew up on the family farm, attended Eau Galle Elementary School and graduated from Durand High School in 1957. He married Barbara Wagner on October 4, 1958 at Peace Lutheran Church in Menomonie. After marriage, they lived in rural Elmwood where they raised their family. After high school, Roger took a job with Rhiel Funeral Home in Elmwood for a short while before taking a job with Payne and Dolan Paving company. Roger then took a job with the Durand Implement (Tractor Central) which became his career job until retiring. After retiring, Roger took a job driving school bus and mowing for the Elmwood School District.

Roger enjoyed spending time outside snowmobiling, trap shooting, going to the cabin and in his younger years, hunting in Northern Wisconsin. He enjoyed attending sporting events, from his grandchildren’s sport to Eau Claire Express baseball games. Roger was active in the Wisconsin Snowmobiling Associations, serving on the county board.

Roger is survived by his wife of 64 years, Barbara; children, John (Linda) of Baldwin; Laurie (David) Baier of Eau Galle and Lisa (Jesse) Thurmes of Bay City; five grandchildren, Chad (Emily); Angie (Rob); Cody (Staci); Mattie and Sam; six great grandchildren, Colten; Clayten; Reid; Rowen; Maci and Cixton; three brothers, Gary (Joan) of Eau Claire; Leroy (Geraldine) of Cornell and Jim (Donna) of Eau Claire; sister-in-law, Jean LaRock of Florida; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral Services will be 11:00AM Friday, October 14, 2022 at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Elmwood. Burial will be in the Weber Valley Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4:00PM-8:00PM Thursday at the funeral home in Elmwood and one hour prior to services at the church on Friday.

Rhiel Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Elmwood, is serving the family.


  1. Sharon Gibson

    Barb and family,
    You have my deepest sympathy. Roger was such a great guy who loved to have fun. I remember some good times.
    You have wonderful memories but I also realize it doesn’t replace his presence.
    Take care and stay close!

  2. Pamela Fuhrman

    Barb and family I was saddened to hear of Rogers passing! My prayers are with you all during this difficult time!!! May the Lord give you peace & comfort in your grieving process. Pam

  3. Lori Larson

    I'm so very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with your entire family.

  4. Dan and Trudi Webb

    So very sorry for all. Our thoughts and prayers are with you!!!

  5. Jim Krause

    I am so sorry to hear of Roger's passing. I hadn't seen Roger for awhile, but I enjoyed visiting with him when I did. All the family has my thoughts and prayers.

  6. Jerry & Jayne Holt

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  7. Douglas Mewhorter

    Sorry to hear of Roger’s death. One of the nicest people I’ve ever met. My condolences to Barbara.

  8. Linda Gregor

    i am so sorry to here the news of rogers passing. i pray that God will send comfort to the entire weber family during this time of sorrow. lou gregor

  9. Daniel Traun

    Sorry for your loss. Had many laughs with Roger at work over the years.

  10. Mandy Phillips

    My thoughts and prayers go out to Laurie and the entire Weber family...
    May he rest in peace.

  11. Ned Waltz

    I was sorry to hear about Roger.
    I always enjoyed visiting with him when he would bus the School kids over to Plum City for Sports.
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time.

  12. Nick and Sue Sperger

    We are so sorry to hear about Roger. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time .

  13. Laurie, Dave & family

    I am so sorry for the recent passing of your dad. He certainly endured a rough battle but always kept up the good fight! He is finally at peace and the pain is gone. Even though we prepare for this day, it is never easy but know you are all in my thoughts and prayers

  14. Duane and Julie Kuesel

    We are so sorry to hear of his passing. Keeping your family in our thoughts and prayers ????❤.

  15. Kate Reitz

    Sending my love and prayers to Roger’s family! He was the greatest bus driver of all time!!

  16. Diane and Ken Thurmez

    Lisa and family; May you find peace and comfort with the memories of your dad.
    God Bless you all. He sure enjoyed life, his family and outdoor activities ????????❤️????

  17. Jerry & Julie Hannack

    Our deepest sympathy to the Weber Family. Thoughts and prayers are with all of you!

  18. Brent Schuler

    Sorry to hear of Rogers passing. Thoughts and Prayers to the Weber family during this difficult time.

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