Weir, Gladys


Died: January 26, 2013
Gladys M. Weir, 86, of Maquon, died at 11:58 a.m. Saturday January 26, 2013 at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Galesburg.
She was born on August 19, 1926 in Galva to Eugene and Hildur (Anderson) Morgan.
She married Gale C. Weir in Galva on June 15, 1947. He preceded her in death on February 11, 1995.
Surviving are three children Joyce (Paul) Hevland of Galesburg, Dale K. (Frances) Weir of Yates City and Karen D. (Robert Duane) Siegel of Yates City, seven grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, daughter Janice Lee Weir, grandson Matthew Eugene Weir, sister Grace Howe and Infant sister Evelyn Ione.
Gladys was a member of the Douglas United Methodist Church. She also was a member of the Elba Worthwhile Club, Maquon Spoon Sisters, a past member of Yates City Junior Women’s Club and Knox County Home Extension.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 30 at Oaks-Hines Funeral Home in Elmwood, where visitation will be held one hour prior.
Burial will be at Galva Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Douglas United Methodist Church or Hawthorne Inn Memory Lane activity fund.
Online condolences may be posted at

Oaks Hines Funeral Home

702 W Main St
Elmwood, IL