John E. Weiler, 86, a retired chemical engineer, died Tuesday (July 29, 1997) in Newfane Health Facility.
A native of Barberton, Ohio, Weiler was a graduate of the University of Akron and held a master's degree from Ohio State University.
He worked for the Olin Corp. and then for National Lead Co. in Niagara Falls from 1950 to 1976.
He enjoyed astronomy and music and tended his farm in later years.
His wife, the former Pauline Minnich, died in 1969.
Survivors include a son, David of New Egypt, N.J.; two daughters, Ann Perkins of Boston and Dr. Mary Margaret Weiler; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10 a.m. Saturday in Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Church, 359 Lake St.