David Thomas Weesner, 73, of Williamsport, Maryland, passed from this life on Saturday, October 28, 2023 at Charlotte's Home in Boonsboro.
Born on February 20, 1950, in Vinncenes, Indiana, he was the son of the late Ray Thomas Weesner and Myrtle Matilla (Gard ) Weesner.
He was a 1968 graduate of Bridge Port High School. He would continue his education, later receiving a Bachelor’s of Science in Wildlife Management.
Mr. Weesner worked for many years as a park ranger with the State of Maryland.
He enjoyed birding and traveling and was a member of the Delaware, Maryland, and North Carolina Ornithological societies, Washington County Bird Club, Cape Fear Audubon Society and Boonsboro American Legion. He also volunteered as a Bird Steward at Wrightsville Beach for several years. Additionally, he was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.
He is survived by four children, Mark Speicher and wife Peggie, Crystal Jenkins and husband Eric, Kevin Weesner and wife Teresa, and Ryan Weesner and wife Angela; grandchildren, Katie Speicher, Shannon Melvin, Megan Jenkins, Payten Weesner, Erica Jenkins, Connor Dill, Ashlyn Jenkins, Brent Weesner, Christian Weesner, Dillion Weesner, and Alaynnah Weesner; siblings, Jan Weesner and Larry Weesner, and many nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm on Thursday, November 9, 2023 at Bast-Stauffer Funeral Home, 7606 Old National Pike in Boonsboro, Maryland, with a celebration of life service to begin at 1 p.m.
Expressions of sympathy may be offered to the family at BastStaufferFuneralHome.com.