Lloyd D. “Buddy” Weston of Zeigler, Illinois, March 30, 1934 – June 26, 2019

Lloyd D. “Buddy” Weston, 85, of Zeigler, Illinois passed away at 8:52 p.m., Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at the Memorial Hospital of Carbondale.
Buddy was born March 30, 1934 in Hamilton County to Dalton and Lillian M. (Poynor) Weston.
He married Nellie Singer March 1, 1959 in Johnston City.  She preceded him in death date April 25, 2006.
He is survived by two sons, Rick Weston and Duane Weston of Zeigler; several grand and great grandchildren and nieces and nephews; a sister, Hazel Webb of Royalton.
His parents, a daughter, Gayle “Kitty” Hitt, two sons, Anthony “Tony”  Tuma and William A. “Bill” Weston; brothers, Lee, David, James and Leonard Weston and a sister, Ruth Mezo also preceded him in death.
Mr. Weston was a retired coal miner.  He was an Air Force veteran of the Korean Conflict and a member of the Zeigler American Legion, Patrick McClellan Post 177 and the Zeigler Eagles Lodge Aerie 2444.
In accordance with Mr. Weston’s wishes, he will be cremated.  Memorial services will be held at a later date. Vantrease Funeral Home in Zeigler is entrusted with the arrangements.  Visit www.vantreasefuneralhome.com for more information and to sign the online register book.