Mr. Albert Gustave Weissinger, age 95, of Ellijay, passed Sunday evening, August 25th, 2013, at the Heritage Healtcare Center in Jasper.
Mr. Weissinger was born on December 28th, 1917 in Nanuet, NY to his late parents George Jacob and Emma Horn Weissinger. He was a member of the Nine Mile Methodist Church, a honorably discharged veteran of World War II, serving in the U. S. Army, a member of the American Legion, Post #82, and retired as a maintenance supervisor at the University of Florida in Gainsville, FL. He is preceded in death by brother, William Weissinger.
Mr. Weissinger is survived by his wife of 63 years, Alberta Johnson Weissinger of the home in Ellijay, GA; Daughter and son-in-law Nancy and Ken Hughes of Cox’s Creek, KY; Sons and daughter-in-law Karl and Kathlene Weissinger of Miami, FL, Kris Weissinger and Steve Weissinger, both of Ellijay, GA; Nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild; Sisters Anne W. Rupp of Bennington, VT, Elsie W. Biehl of Bloomsburg, NY, and Pauline W. DiPalma of Chester, NY.
Funeral services will be held at 11 AM on Wednesday, September 4th, 2013 from the Logan Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Larry Naylor and Rev. Kenny Bailey officiating. Music will be by Mary Francis Hines. A military committal service will immediately follow in the Logan Funeral Home Pavilion with military rites by the North Georgia Honor Guard. Interment will follow in the Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, GA.
Family will receive friends from 4pm until 9pm on Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013 at the Logan Funeral Home. Flowers are acceptable or donations may be made to the American Legion Post #82, 297 Legion Road, Ellijay, GA 30540.