Weatherford Democrat

March 5, 2014

Patricia Weckel


Weatherford Democrat

— ALEDO – Patricia Weckel, 60, died Tuesday, March 4, 2014, surrounded by family at her home in Aledo.

Service is 10 a.m. Friday, March 7, at Lakeshore Drive Baptist Church, 200 S. Lakeshore Drive, Hudson Oaks. Dr. John Thielepape will officiate. Interment will be in Annetta Cemetery. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Thursday at White’s Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.

Patricia Ione Hall Weckel was born March 11, 1953, in Santa Fe, N.M., to O.R. and Edna Ione Hall. Trisha, as she was known by most folks, grew up in Roswell, N.M. In her senior year in high school, the Hall family moved to Ogden, Utah, where she graduated from Ogden High. Upon graduation, Trisha attended SMU, Weber State University and Utah State University before marrying Billy Weckel on Dec. 30, 1972.

Trisha was a kind and loving Christian, an outstanding wife and a model mother and grandmother. She loved her nieces and nephews. She was a caring, loving member of Clear Fork Baptist Church. As a model pastor’s wife she was a friend to all, a person whose model taught many how to live the Christian life. Known as a person with an extraordinary prayer life, Trisha possessed and actively practiced a strong and courageous faith in God through Jesus Christ.

Survivors include her husband of 41 years, Dr. Billy Weckel; their four children, Geoffrey Weckel and wife, Meredith, Bryan Weckel and wife, Leanne, Beth Robinson and husband, Daniel, and Tabitha McCulley and husband, Carmon; 11 grandchildren; sister, MaryAnn Miller and husband, Ken; brother, George Hall and wife, Mary; numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of loving church family and friends.

Trisha was preceded in death by her parents, O.R. and Ione Hall; a sister, Betty Fry; and a brother, Larry Hall.

White’s Funeral Home