Eddie Weed, age 82, passed away peacefully in his home on Monday, November 11, 2019. He was born on August 9, 1937, in Hudson, N.Y., to Hayden and Evelyn Batbrick Weed. He proudly served in the U.S. Navy for over 18 years and retired from Degussa chemical plant where he was a general foreman for 20 years. Eddie was a loving father to his son, Steve, and his stepchildren. He enjoyed traveling, watching old westerns and sports on TV. He had a very special place in his heart for his fellow servicemen and veterans and showed continued support to the Wounded Warrior Project. In addition, he was very passionate and supportive of the orphanage in which he and his siblings lived for several years in New York. His hope was that others would show love and support for these causes as well. He is survived by his son, Steve Weed, of Theodore, AL.; sister, Ginny Christiana of Ghent, NY; stepdaughter, Sherri Gilmore (Jimmy) of Mobile, AL; stepson, Ronny Sutton of Mobile, AL along with his step grandchildren, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Joyce, and his stepson, Roy Sutton. Family and friends are invited to attend services on Friday, November 15, 2019 at Mobile Memorial Gardens Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 8:30 AM until 10:00 AM. The funeral service will be held at 10:00 AM from the funeral home chapel. He will be laid to eternal rest in Mobile Memorial Gardens following the service.
A chapel service will be held at 10am on Friday, 11/15/2019 from Mobile Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, followed by a committal service at the grave site.