William Chester Weaver
March 9, 1940- February 19, 2015
William C. (Bill) Weaver, Jr., age 74, passed away at his home in Lusby, Maryland on February 19, 2015. Bill was born March 9, 1940 in Washington, DC to William C. and Alma Weaver. His childhood was spent in Arlington, Virginia. Later he relocated to the California Wine Country and then back to Maryland. He was the valedictorian of Washington & Lee High School, Class of 1958. Bill attended Roanoke College and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Degree in Mathematics. After college, he worked in the emerging data management field before refocusing his career to match his love of wine. As a wine expert, Bill wrote a wine newsletter, adjudicated wine events and promoted wine tasting through educational seminars. In his leisure time, Bill enjoyed fishing, reading and playing bridge in addition to watching sports, especially basketball.
He was preceded in death by his parents, sister Maysel Feaganes and son Jeff Weaver.
Surviving are his sister, Pamela Jackson Hinkle of Mathias, WV, three children, Sandy (Beth) Konerth and her husband Tom of Huntingtown, MD, Brad Weaver and his wife Jennifer of Savage, MD and Paige Mangrum and her husband Mike of Franklin, TN and 9 grandchildren
Friday, February 27, 2015