Frank J. Weber

AMHERST – Frank J. Weber, 89, resident of Amherst, NH died on January 10, 2021 at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Nashua, NH.

He was born in Jamaica, NY on November 22, 1931, a son of Frank S. and Anna (Hitcherich) Weber. He was raised and educated in Indianapolis. Mr. Weber made his home in Amherst for the past 45 years and formerly lived in New Jersey.

He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Physics from Purdue University and his Master’s degree from New Jersey Institute of Technology in Electrical Engineering.

Mr. Weber had been employed as Executive Vice President for Merrimac Industries, West Caldwell, NJ for many years. He was also employed as Eastern Regional Sales Manager at Anzac Division of Adams Russell in Waltham, MA and Director of Engineering for Tech Resources Inc. of Milford, NH.

He enjoyed woodworking, gardening and photographing lighthouses. In addition, he was a member of Ash Street Photography Group, Hooksett, NH, the Milford Rotary Club and a communicant of St. Patrick’s Church, Milford.

Mr. Weber was a U.S. Marine Corp veteran of the Korean War and was honorably discharged in 1951 with the rank of Corporal.

He was predeceased by his brother, Edward M. Weber; and his former wife, Lois (Witte) Weber.

Family members include his wife of 29 years, Nora V. (Gionfriddo) Weber of Amherst, NH; three daughters, Mary Ellen Compagna and her husband, Andre Compagna, Jr. of New Boston, NH, Beth Ann San Martino of New Boston, NH, Kathleen Weber of Nashua, NH; a son and daughter-in-law, Stephen and Catherine Weber of East Greenwich, RI; seven grandchildren, Joseph Compagna, Michael and LeAnna Compagna all of VT, Nicholas and Chelsea San Martino, Henry Weber, and Elizabeth Weber all of RI, Marie and Michael Martell, Bethanie and Daniel Grenier all of ME; and eight great grandchildren. He is also survived by four stepchildren: Thomas and Antoinette Karadenes, Deanne and Thomas Miranda, and Nancy Karadenes of Long Island and John and Karen Karadenes of Saratoga Springs, NY and five step grandchildren; Alexa, Emma, Kayla, Christopher and Brendan Karadenes.

Funeral services will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to The Plus Company, 19 Chestnut Street, Nashua, NH 03060. Arrangements are in the care of Smith & Heald Funeral Home, 63 Elm Street, Milford. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please go to www.smith-heald.com.