Edward J. Weinheimer
unknown - March 16, 2013
Edward J. Weinheimer, 88, of Cazenovia, passed away peacefully in his home on Saturday, March 16, 2013. Born and raised in Syracuse, Ed was the youngest of the 11 children of Fred and Josephine Weinheimer, Syracuse. He was a graduate of Christian Brothers Academy and Syracuse University, where he received both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees. Following his service in the U.S. Navy, he married Dorothy Coyle of Syracuse and raised five children. A loving and devoted husband and father, Ed worked for General Electric in Syracuse for 35 years, before starting his own human resources consulting firm. Throughout the 1970s, Ed and his two brothers, Don and Bob, owned and operated the Wolf Hollow Racquet Club. In 1972, he moved to Cazenovia, where he fulfilled his lifelong dream, of owning a hobby farm. He was an avid barber shopper and antique car enthusiast.
He was preceded in death by Dorothy, his wife of 52 years, and is survived by his children Dorie (Michael) Geraci; Edward J. Weinheimer, Jr.; Karol (Bob) Augspurger; Joseph (Sue) Weinheimer; and Eric (Tina) Weinheimer; as well as 12 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Mass of Christian burial: 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 22, at St. James Church, 6 Green St., Cazenovia. The Rite of Committal took place at St. Mary’s Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Hospice of Central New York hospicecny.org, 990 7th North Street Liverpool, NY 13088. To send the family an online condolence, please visit taitfuneralhome.com.