Originally created 10/26/01

Mr. Lawrence Wiechert



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Lawrence L. Wiechert, SFC U.S. Army retired, 64, entered into rest on Wednesday, October 24, 2001, at his residence. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 27, 2001, at 11 a.m., from Elliott Sons Funeral Home Lumpkin Road Chapel with full military honors as accorded by Fort Gordon with Chaplain (Capt.) Yun J. Kim, Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Born in Wilkes-Barre, Penn. Mr. Wiechert has lived in the Augusta area since 1967. He was retired from the U.S. Army and served our country in Vietnam. Mr. Wiechert is survived by his wife, Natalie E. Wiechert, Hephzibah; his son, Andrew Wiechert, Blythe; his two daughters, Christine Ellison, Hephzibah and Sherry Grandstrom, Cary, N.C.; his sister, Loretta Williams, Nanticoke, Penn.; and nine grandchildren. Family will receive friends at the funeral home from 7 to 9 p.m., on Friday. Elliott Sons Funeral Home, 2524 Lumpkin Road. The Augusta Chronicle October 26, 2001