Donald S. Weikel, age 70 of Groton, MA passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 31st, 2017 at the Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital in Bedford, MA.
Born in Boston on December 16, 1947 he was the son of the late Donald L. and Carmella (Censabella) Weikel.
Donald proudly served his country in the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam war from 1966-1971. For his heroism he received the Silver Star, Bronze Star, Purple Heart, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal and the Vietnam Campaign Medal.
Don enjoyed the outdoors especially fishing. He was an avid movie buff, poker and bingo player. He will be truly missed by the family members left behind.
Don is survived by his children, Pamella Magliozzi and her husband Eric of N Chelmsford, Wayne Weikel and his wife Heather of Waltham , Ann-Marie Konan and her husband Tyler of Fitchburg and Alisha Fisher of Lancaster. He is also survived by his two grandsons Deveryn and Colton Magliozzi.
Family and friends will gather for a graveside service on Monday, January 8th 2018 at 11:00 am at the Groton Cemetery 242 Hollis Street, Groton, MA 01450