Weber, Patricia Anne Banghart
Weber, Patricia Anne Banghart, age 87 of Fredon Twp., NJ passed away Monday October 11, 2021 in the Newton Medical Center following a brief illness. Born and raised in Newton, Patricia had lived in Fredon Twp. for many years.
Daughter of the late James and Anne (nee Heneck) Banghart, Patricia was a graduate of the Newton High School class of 1951. In 1955 she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Education from the Trenton State Teachers College. Patricia went on to teach in the Plainfield Junior High School as well as the Andover Regional School. Mrs. Weber also served as the first weather girl for WNNJ Radio as well as working with the former United Telephone Company of Newton. Mrs. Weber later began a career as a Real-estate Agent with Coldwell Banker Realtors in Sparta, NJ.
A loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and friend to many, she was also a well-educated historian and a world traveler. Affectionately regarded as Miss Banghart, she was well known for her Chevy Convertibles and her wonderful sense of humor. A long-time member of the First United Methodist Church of Newton, Patricia was also a member of the Order of the Eastern Star Melchior Chapter #131 Andover, NJ. She was predeceased by her beloved husband the Honorable Frederic G. Weber in May 2018.
Mrs. Weber is survived by her daughters Patricia Rittenhouse, Lee and her husband Mark Whitby, Gretchen and her husband Dennis Lauzon, and Heidi Weber. Also surviving are her grandchildren Andrew Rittenhouse, Marah and Jamie Whitby, Charlie and Mia Lauzon.
Visitation will be held Thursday October 14, 2021 from 4-8 PM in the Iliff-Ruggiero Funeral Home #156 Main St. Rt. 206 Newton, NJ 07860. Funeral Services will be held in the funeral home Friday morning Oct. 15th at 10 AM. Interment services will immediately follow in the Newton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials in Pat’s memory may be made to Fredon Township EMS and Fire Department, Firehouse, 436 Route 94, Fredon, N.J. 07860. Online condolences through www.iliff-ruggierofuneralhome.com.