Joseph F. Weist

Joseph F. Weist, 84, of Greencastle, peacefully took his last breath on Tuesday, April 6, 2021 in Greencastle.

Born in Indianapolis, Indiana he was the son of Leo F. and Louise C. (Fernkas) Weist. He was a 1954 graduate of Cloverdale High School.

He began roofing with his uncle Art after high school. He had his own business, Weist Roofing in Greencastle. What a legacy he left behind in his work ethic and satisfactory service to his customers.

He is survived by his sons; Randy Weist, Ronald (Karen) Weist and Rodney Weist; brother William Weist; along with several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and a nephew and several nieces; cousins and friends.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Rue Anne (Wheeler) Weist, his son, Richard J. Weist, granddaughter, Kassaday Weist and grandson, Tyler Weist; brother Robert Weist.

There will be no visitation and Whitaker Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be sent at