Floyd Weis
  • In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to:
  • Catskill Area Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc.
    795 E. Main St. Suite 11
    Cobleskill, NY 12043

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Memories & Candles

“I know we havent seen each other since 1997, but i still think of our times in 1996-1997 and the meals and hunting time we shared, i got my first big...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Jason Yung - aurora ny, NY

“I will forever miss picking on you when you got to teasing mom, meals at Mrs. K's kitchen, and spending time with the family. You grew the best...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Cindy Weis - Camden, NY

“To The Weis Family, We are sorry to hear of your loss. Robert & Gail Winters Berry Lane ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Robert & Gail Winters - NY

“The time I was helping you feed the bull and I got too close and you grabbed me up on your 4 wheeler ....but most of all being there for me when I...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Charles laraway - Rochester , NY

“Very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Sherri and Robert - COCOA, FL

“GRANDPA, I LOVE YOU & WILL MISS. I HAVE SO MANY MEMORIES. BRINGING YOU ALL COOKIES & DRINKS AT THE SAW MILL. THE GOATS, CHICKENS, HORSES. YOUR BIG...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: LESA KLINE - EDMESTON, NY


Cobleskill- Floyd Weis, 84, of Berry Lane, died Saturday, January 5, 2013 at his residence following a brief illness.

Born April 4, 1928 in Durham he was the son of Henry and Lydia (Cleveland) Weis. Floyd was a lifelong area resident and at a young age began his farming career.

Later in life he was employed for over twenty years with J.M. Robertson in Oneonta as a foreman for road construction. He retired from farming and began his sawmill business, building log homes and other conventional houses.

Floyd was a great outdoorsman, planting fruit trees from seedlings, gardening, raising work horses and honey bees, along with being an avid hunter and enjoyed fishing.

He was a Jehovah's Witness.

He was predeceased by his parents, a daughter, Joyce Nirschl, a brother, Lloyd Weis, and a half-brother, Elmer Lobdell.

Survivors include his wife, Alta (Merwin) Weis, whom he married February 8, 1946; three children: Gerard (Cynthia) Weis of Camden, Jerry(Debra) Weis of Cobleskill, and Joan Butler; three sisters: Elizabeth Wood of Middleburgh, Mamie Stemple of Greenville, and Virginia South of Coxsackie; ten grandchildren: Tammy (Charlie) Edmonds, James (Jennifer) Weis, Jesse Weis, Lesa Winton, Sarah (James) Siegfried, Jeremy Weis, Christina (Isaac) Jones, Allan (Nancy) Nirschl, Jr., Rebecca (Mark) Nicole, and Shaun (Wendy) Nirschl; eighteen great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter.

A memorial talk will be held at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 3706 State Route 145, East Cobleskill. Family and friends are also invited to attend a time of visitation to be held from 3 to 5 PM on Wednesday, at Mereness-Putnam Funeral Home, 171 Elm St. Cobleskill. Spring interment will be in Sharon Cemetery, Leesville, NY.

Memorial contributions may be made to Catskill Area Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc., 795 E. Main St. Suite 11, Cobleskill, NY 12043.