John R. Weideman, 79, of Lynnfield, beloved husband of 51 years to Alice (Serwatka) Weideman and son of the late Clarence and Elin (Granquist) Weideman, died June 11th after a brief illness. Born in Lynn, and he was raised and educated in Saugus. John was a 2d Lieutenant of the United States Army during the Vietnam war. He was employed by National Grid for 40 years as an Assistant Engineer. John was a parishioner of Our Lady of the Assumption Church, a member of both the St. Michael’s PNA Lodge 630 and PLAV Post 56. He was also a member of the woodcarver’s association and the Blown Fuses Association of National Grid. John enjoyed playing golf, baseball and fishing. His biggest joy was spending time with his grandchildren. In addition to his wife, John is survived by his son David Weideman and his wife Diana of Hooksett, NH, his sister Elin Egan and her husband George of Saugus, his two grandsons Drew and Dustin, and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his sister Christine Weideman. We will be following rules set out by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, City of Lynn and the Archdiocese of Boston regarding social distancing due to the Covid-19 crisis. Visitation will be held in the NADWORNY Funeral Home 798 Western Ave., Lynn, on Monday from 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM. followed by his Mass of Christian Burial in Our Lady of the Assumption Church, Lynnfield at 11:00 AM. Interment in Pine Grove Cemetery, Lynn. In lieu of flowers contributions in his memory may be made to the Dana Farber Div. of Development/Jimmy Fund 10 Brookline Pl. West Floor 6 Brookline MA 02445 and the Lewy Body Dementia Assoc. www.lbda.org/honor-memorial-gifts. For guest book and directions www.nadwornyfuneralhome.com
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