William "Bill" L. Weiand, 69, of Ash Flat died Jan. 29, 2005, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home.
Born June 11, 1935, in Kansas City, Mo., he was the son of Howard and Inez Griffith Weiand. He was in the Air Force from 1953 to 1958. He worked in the produce business in Salinas Valley, Calif., for 30 years. He was a member of the Highland Elks 2539.
Survivors include his wife, Geraldine Porter Weiand of Ash Flat; three stepdaughters -- Jannette Thompson of Helendale, Calif., Linette Austin of Roseville, Calif., and Bernadette Miyamoto of Copperas Cove, Texas; a stepson, James Tilley of Santa Cruz, California.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a stepson, William Joe Tilley.
A memorial service will be at 9 a.m. Feb. 4 at Veteran Cemetery in Little Rock. His creamains will be interred at the cemetery.
Memorials may be sent to the charity of the donor's choice.
Arrangements are under the direction of Heath Funeral Home.