Howard Fillmore Weiss, 85, passed away in his sleep at home on Sunday, September 17, 2017, in Phoenix, Arizona. He was born March 22, 1932 to Carl and Bessie (Berger) Weiss in Denver, Colorado. Howard met his wife Velda Verniece Williams at the Portsmouth, Virginia USO in 1953. They were married on June 12, 1955 and spent over 57 years of marriage together. A man of God who loved his family unconditionally, always available to lend an ear and give comforting advise. Howard enjoyed life, helping people in need, his children, grandchildren, watching all sports, bowling and listening to classical music.
Survivors include his Son, Carl Howard Weiss of Phoenix; and Daughter, Lori Lynn Weiss of Phoenix; 4 grandchildren, Megan, Mark, Caitlyn and Courtney; and his first Great-Grandchild on the way; as well as other relatives and friends.
A time of gathering will be held from 9:00-10:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at Hansen Chapel located at 8314 N. 7th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85020, followed by a small Graveside Service at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona, 23029 N. Cave Creek Rd, Phoenix AZ 85024. Online condolences can be left on http://www.hansenmortuary.com.Print Obituary & Condolences