ORANGEVILLE -- Marlin Craig Weiser, 66, of Orangeville, passed away on Saturday morning, Jan. 28, 2012, at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville where he was admitted on Dec. 27. He was a resident of Orangeville for three years and formerly lived in Nescopeck.
He was born April 14, 1945, in Danville, a son of the late Marlin Clifford and Martha Ema (Space) Weiser. On Sept. 9, 1993, he married the former Nancy Posey, who survives.
He attended the Danville area schools.
For 23 years, Craig was employed by Kennedy VanSaun, Danville and was last employed by International Paper, Hazleton for 18 years. He retired in 2007.
He was a social member of the Nescopeck and Veteran of Foreign Wars, Benton.
One of Craig's greatest enjoyments was boating on the Susquehanna River. He was also known for raising cougars in his earlier years.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by one stepdaughter, Melissa Weber and husband, Carl, of Fishkill, N.Y.; three stepsons, Chris Laubach and wife, Jill, of Orangeville, Kevin Laubach and wife, Kathy, of Millville and Jason Laubach and wife, Bre, of Orangeville; eight grandchildren; and one sister: Dawn Farver and husband, Joseph, of Berwick.
A time of visitation for family and friends will be held from 3 to 4 p.m. Wednesday at the Allen Funeral Home, 107 W. Main at Railroad St., Millville, followed by the funeral at 4 with the Rev. Mark Stoker, officiating.
Private graveside services will be held in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Danville.
The immediate family will provide flowers. Memorial contributions in Craig's memory may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.
For those unable to personally attend, online condolences are available at Allen-FuneralHome.com.