The Weidner & Raupp Families of Buffalo Grove, Lake County, Illinois - Francis Weidner

Francis Weidner1,2

M, #581, (12 October 1923 - 17 April 2017)
Francis Xavier Weidner. Courtesy of Francis' son, James Weidner, Minnesota. Edited from his wedding day photograph.
FatherLeander Weidner1,3,2,4 (25 Apr 1899 - 5 Sep 1975)
MotherOlga Teigh1,3,2,4 (30 Mar 1894 - 21 Jan 1945)
RelationshipsUncle of John Weidner
3rd cousin of Regina Brusca
ChartsDescendant Chart of Nicolaus Weidner and Margaretha Schüz Descendant Chart
Veteran* Francis Weidner is a veteran.  
Birth*12 October 1923 He was born on 12 October 1923 at Regal, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota, USA.5,6 
 He was the son of Leander Weidner and Olga Teigh.1,3,2,4 
Marriage*4 October 1947 Francis Weidner married Shirley Jane Norling, daughter of Theodore Eugene Norling and Esther Christine Anderson, on 4 October 1947 at Ascension Catholic Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.7,8 
Death*17 April 2017 Francis Weidner died on 17 April 2017 at St. Benedict's Senior Community, St. Cloud, Sherburne County, Minnesota, USA, at age 93.9 
Burial*24 April 2017 He was buried on 24 April 2017 at Epiphany Catholic Church Cemetery, Coon Rapids, Anoka County, Minnesota, USA.4 


Shirley Jane Norling (23 July 1928 - 28 September 1993)
Last Edited25 Feb 2019


  1. [S7] St. Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's School Dedication, 140.
  2. [S672] St. Cloud Daily Times, 22 Jan 1945, p. 5, col. 5.
  3. [S522] Letter, Robert F. "Buzz" Weidner to John J. Weidner, ca. 1992.
  4. [S1409] St. Cloud Times, 20 Apr 2017.
  5. [S522] Letter, Robert F. "Buzz" Weidner to John J. Weidner, ca. 1992, birth date and location.
  6. [S1409] St. Cloud Times, 20 Apr 2017, Birthdate, city, state.
  7. [S522] Letter, Robert F. "Buzz" Weidner to John J. Weidner, ca. 1992, marriage date only.
  8. [S1409] St. Cloud Times, 20 Apr 2017, Marriage year, church name, city.
  9. [S1409] St. Cloud Times, 20 Apr 2017, Death date, facility name.
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