Edward Andy Weitz

  • Died: August 21, 2021
  • Location: Warminster, Pennsylvania

Swartz-Givnish Funeral Home, Inc.

323 East Washington Avenue
Newtown, PA 18940

Tel. (215) 968-3891

Tribute & Message From The Family


Edward Andy Weitz 82 of Warminster passed away on August 21, 2021. Loving father of Lynne Randell Walsh (Robert) and the late Geoffrey Hamilton Weitz. Step-father of Stephen C. H. Barr (Lea) and Denice Wuerthele (Glen). Grandfather of Taryn Menard, Lylly Yakunovich, Gavin Barr, Carena Barr, Josh Wuerthele and Kellsey Wuerthele. Great grandfather of Zoey and Declan. Dear brother of Mariann Royce, Joanna Forste and Aino Lynn Jarvi.
Butch,Edward, Eddie,Dad,Poppop
Grew up in Ft. Wayne Indiana and moved to Red Hook NY where he graduated high school.
Met and married Terrie McGuire and got drafted into the US Army.
Served his country and was stationed in Germany where his son Geoffrey was born.
After his discharge, he moved to Massachusetts and went to work at IBM, Wang Labs, and John Fluke Manufacturing.
He and Terrie divorced and he went to work for Occidental Life and met Georgeann Barr.
They were married in Vermont and lived in Chelmsford for many years.
He designed and built his SPEC dream house that faced solar south and was the most energy efficient home on the block.
He and Georgie moved to Warminster where he took a job with the EPA in Philadelphia and they lived happily until her passing.
Ed enjoyed being involved with the Huntington Valley-Churchville Rotary and was the secretary for many years.
After recovering from his motorcycle accident, he was happy to ride his Harley-Davidson on his 80th birthday.
He had a lifelong passion for photography and was rarely without his camera.
He enjoyed the New England Patriots where ever he was living.
Ed enjoyed sailing and spending time on the ocean from Spruce Head Island to Key West, Long Beach Island, Cape Cod and Aruba.
After Georgie passed, he loved driving his "5 Ponds" friends out to dinner on Saturdays.
He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.
Relatives and friends are invited to Edward's Life Celebration September 3, 2021 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm at Swartz Givnish of Newtown, 323 Washington Ave. With at time of sharing to start at 7:00pm. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers donations in Ed's memory may be made to the Rotary Club of Huntingdon Valley – Churchville, PO Box 902, Southampton, PA 18966


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Condolence & Memory Journal

Ed/Pop Pop, As a dad/grandpa and Husband you will be forever missed and loved. You were there for all our important milestones and helped us become the people we are. You were and are a huge part of our lives. We will be forever thankful for how you loved and took care of mom and missed her every day after she was gone. Now you can be with her again and I am sure you will be eternally happy together. We will think of you often and remembered with much love. Denice, Glen, Josh and Kellsey

Posted by Denice Wuerthele - Barre, MA - Daughter   September 03, 2021

We are so sorry to hear of Ed's passing. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all of you.

Posted by Rob & Sue Repka - Warwick Twp., PA - Family   September 02, 2021

Sorry to hear about Ed's sudden passing. We enjoyed his visits to Fort Wayne over the years and have many fond memories. Mary Ann Royse, sister. Jim Royse, nephew

Posted by Mary Ann Royse - Fort Wayne, IN - Family   September 02, 2021

I was very good friends with his son , Geoff.

Posted by Melissa Baird - Acquaintance   August 28, 2021

I just meant Ed at the men's luncheon, so sorry to hear he died, your family are in our prayers, Kathy and Jim Burke.

Posted by James Burke - WARMINSTER, PA - Friend   August 26, 2021

Sending my love and prayers to all of Ed's family. I am blessed to have had Ed as my friend for so many years. Ed was one of the good guys. I have so many wonderful memories of Ed and Georgi. They are together again.

Posted by Mim Francis - Hopkinton - Friend   August 26, 2021


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