Henry Weisz, 90, of Bellefontaine, passed away on Sunday, March 16, 2014 at his residence at Campbell House.
He was born on August 22, 1923 in New Lexington, Ohio to the late Edward and Lenke (Kroh) Weisz.
On December 31, 1973 he married the former Patty Ann Looker in Las Vegas, NV and she preceded him in death on October 10, 1979.
Surviving is a step-daughter, Pam Clark of Bellefontaine; step grandchildren, Kambria Masters of Ft. Worth, Texas and Roselle Clark III of Bellefontaine; his cousin, George (Joselle) Kun of Upper Arlington, OH, and their daughter and his second cousin, Nicholle Kun of New York City. Also preceding Henry in death is first cousin Edith Downs, mother of George Kun and grandmother of Nicholle Kun.
Henry was the longtime proud owner of Wolfheim’s and Huber-Buchenroth clothing stores. Wolfheim’s was the second oldest clothing store in Ohio. He helped run the stores for more than 50 years before Wolfheim’s and Huber-Buchenroth closed in 2005.
Henry was a kind-hearted soul and friend to all. He was honored to be the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award through the Logan County Chamber of Commerce.
Gene Marine will officiate a 1:00 pm service on Saturday March 22, 2014 at the Eichholtz Funeral Home in Bellefontaine where friends may call from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 pm prior to the service. Burial will be in the Bellefontaine Cemetery following the service.
Family has requested that memorial contributions be made to the Henry Weisz Memorial Scholarship Fund, c/o Huntington National Bank, 201 East Columbus Ave., Bellefontaine, OH 43311.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.edsfh.com.