Martin J. Weisman, 78, Bloomington

Martin J. Weisman, 78, of Bloomington, formerly of Boone Township in Dubois County, passed away at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, February 9, 2019, at The Timbers of Jasper.

Martin was born in Boone Township in Dubois County on January 26, 1941, to Alfred and Viola (Thimling) Weisman.

He was U.S. Air Force Veteran who served in the Vietnam War.

Martin worked as a TV tuner technician in Indianapolis and Bloomington for many years, and then retired as a technician for General Electric in Bloomington.

He was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Boone Township.

He enjoyed fishing, mushroom hunting, and was an avid St. Louis Cardinals, IU Basketball and Cleveland Browns fan.

Surviving are two sisters, Marlene Mann (John), Dubois, and Barbara Mosby (Jerry), Troy; three brothers, Charles Weisman (LaVerne), Boone Township, David Weisman (Susan), Boone Township, and Radius W. Weisman (Rebecca L.), Jasper; and many nieces and nephews.

Preceding him in death were his parents and one brother, John W. Weisman.

Funeral services for Martin J. Weisman will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Boone Township, with burial to follow in St. John’s Cemetery. Pastor Catherine Burnette will officiate. The VFW Post #673 will conduct military gravesite rites.

A visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the 11 a.m. service time on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Boone Township.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Lutheran Church or to a favorite charity.

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