Regina Marie Weitzel
SPRINGFIELD – Regina Marie Gina Weitzel, 47, of Springfield died at 6:03 p.m. Thursday, March 12, 2009, at her residence.
She was born Sept. 13, 1961, in Springfield, the daughter of Donald and Betty Faith Cass.
She married Richard Steven Weitzel on Sept. 16, 2000.
She was preceded in death by her mother; brother, Donald E. Cass Jr.; and brother-in-law, Don Weitzel.
She is survived by her husband, Richard Steven Weitzel of Springfield; a daughter, Jamie Marie Kelso of Springfield; a son, Christopher James Kelso of Springfield; two stepchildren, Joshua and Jeffrey Weitzel, both of Springfield; a grandchild, Caleb James Kelso; a stepgrandchild, Kayne Pope; her father, Donald Cass of Lewistown; a sister, Brenda Lee (John L.) Hupp of Springfield; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Sally King of Paducah, KY, Carol (Bill) Wendling of Springfield, Tom (Mary Ann) Weitzel of Springfield, Jerry Weitzel of Indianapolis, Ind., and Cheryl Lynn Weitzel of Auburn; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Gina was a lifelong resident of Springfield. She worked accounts receivable with Special Insurance services. She was a member of Heritage Free Will Baptist Church.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, March 16, 2009, at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 17, 2009, at Staab Funeral Home, with Pastor Karel Smith officiating.
Memorials may be made to the Gina Weitzel Benefit Fund c/o Marine Bank.