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Karl Wieland

February 2, 1933 — December 7, 2022

Karl Wieland

Karl Freidrick Wieland, age 89, of Mountain Road, passed peacefully with his family beside him at is home on Wednesday, December 7, 2022, from Lewy Body Dementia.

Karl was born in Philadelphia, PA, on February 2, 1933, son to the late Eugene Karl and Pauline (Hurzel) Wieland.  He was raised and educated in Philadelphia graduating from Lower Moreland High School with the Class of 1951, served in the US Navy and Naval Air Reserves for 7 years, and on November 22, 1952, he married Muriel “Merrily” McCook.  They made their home in Huntingdon Valley, PA, raising the family there.  Karl was an accountant and business manager all his life, owning and operating Grove Supply for over 20 years, wholesaling plumbing and heating supplies. He retired to the Northeast Kingdom in 1990 and was a member of the East Burke Congregational Church for many years. In his spare time he enjoyed alpine skiing, woodworking, SCUBA diving, and riding motorcycles.  He played the flute and piccolo and was a member of the St. Johnsbury Band.

Karl is survived by his beloved wife of 70 years, Merrily of E. Burke, his sons: John D. Wieland and wife, Jess, of Jacksonville, FL, Steven K. Wieland and wife, Ann, of Willow Grove, PA his brother: Eugene Wieland and wife , Eleanor, of Doylestown, PA, 11 grandchildren: Josh, Nick, Jack, Hank, Stephanie (Keith), Gregory (Jennifer), Scott, Becky, Jen, Thomas, Julie, 17 great-grandchildren and. 1 great-great-grandchild and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his daughter M. Beth Cutaiar.

Funeral Services will be held at the East Burke Congregational Church at 1:00pm , Friday December 16, 2022, with Rev. Bruce Comiskey officiating.

There will be no public calling hours. Burial will take place in the spring.

Memorial donations may be made Caledonia Home Health and Hospice, 121 Sherman Dr., St. Johnsbury, VT 05819.

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***A graveside service for Karl will be held at 10 AM on Wednesday, May 31, 2023, at the Woodmont Cemetery in East Burke, VT.

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Funeral Service

Friday, December 16, 2022

1:00 - 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

East Burke Congregational Church

583 VT-114, Burke, VT 05832

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Wednesday, May 31, 2023

10:00 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

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