LONGVIEW — Ocean Park resident John Russell Weir, 83, died June 19, 2019, at Community Hospice Center in Longview, Wash., after suffering from health issues for several years. He was born May 25, 1936, in Bar Harbor, Michigan to John and Elizabeth Weir. He grew up in Pueblo, Colorado.
John was in the U.S. Navy during the Korea War. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles, Beach Barons Car Club and United Methodist Church in Ocean Park. John loved his 1953 Ford pickup and participating in Beach Baron activities.
Survivors include his sister, Janie Collins from Terrell, Texas and a brother, James Weir from Ocean Park, Wash.; children, April Brice of Fresno, Calif., and Larry Weir of Ocean Park; as well as many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. His wife, Samantha; daughter, Tammi Henderson and sister, Margaret Anne preceded him in death.
He was a good man, who will be missed.
In lieu of cards or flowers donations are suggested in his name to United Methodist Church in Ocean Park.