Douglas WeirAugust 4, 1941 ~ November 23, 2017 (age 76)
Douglas Weir, 76, of Hazlet, New Jersey, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on November 23, 2017. Douglas was born on August 4, 1941 in Brooklyn, New York, where he grew up. On November 4, 1972, Douglas and his wife, Patricia, were married in Bronx, New York, and started their lives together in Brooklyn. In 1979, they settled in Hazlet, New Jersey to raise their family. Douglas worked as a Mechanical Engineer for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey; he was currently retired. For many years after his retirement, Douglas worked as as a Docent for the 9-11 Tribute Center in Manhattan, New York, which he was very passionate about, where he lead and educated visitors through the memorial museum. He was also a member of the Middletown Elks Lodge and a proud United States Army Veteran.
He was predeceased by his parents, Dugald and Agnes (Smith) Weir, and his brother, Ronald Weir. Douglas is survived by his beloved and devoted wife of 45 years, Patricia (Joyce) Weir, his loving children, Jennifer Ramellini and her husband, Robert, of Howell, New Jersey, Craig Weir of Hazlet, New Jersey, and Collin Weir and his wife, Danielle, of Indianapolis, Indiana, along with his dear sister, Anne McDonnell, and his cherished grandchildren, Connor Ramellini, Caden Ramellini, and Hudson Weir. Douglas will be deeply missed, but never forgotten.
Family and friends are invited to visit on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM and Wednesday morning, November 29, 2017 from 10:45 to 11:30 AM at the Shore Point Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 3269 State Highway/Route 35 North, Hazlet, New Jersey 07730. A prayer service will be offered at the funeral home on Wednesday morning at 11:00 AM. Interment will follow at 1:00 PM at Brigadier General William C. Doyle Veteran's Memorial Cemetery, 350 Provinceline Road, Wrightstown, New Jersey. In lieu of flowers, donations in loving memory of Douglas to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, www.stjude.org, or, The Arc of Monmouth, www.arcofmonmouth.org, would be greatly appreciated. For information, directions, or to send condolences to the family, please visit, www.shorepointfh.com.