1958 – 2020
Woodstock – Margaret “Meg” Weiss, 61 of Woodstock Meadows, passed away on Saturday, October 10, 2020. She was the beloved wife of Patti Howell. Born in Manhattan, NY, she was the daughter of the late Albert E. and Hellen E. (Brady) Weiss.
Meg grew up in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, NY. She was a 1976 graduate of Killingly High School where she excelled in all the sports that she played. She was quoted as saying, “Life is the most exciting sport of all.” That was Meg! She was the “star basketball player” and captain her senior year for K.H.S. She was also on the field hockey team for the school and was an incredibly talented softball player, “She could throw a ball a mile!” Meg went on to graduate from Eastern Connecticut State University in 1981. She worked as a residential cleaner for herself and for N.E.P.S in Woodstock. She was very dedicated to her clients and took great pride in all the work that she did for them. Meg was a true, dedicated, and loyal friend to all that she met, still having friends from kindergarten, high school, college and beyond. She took great pride in her role as the President of the Woodstock Meadows Condo Association for 12 years. She was patient, kind, funny and always went above and beyond to help all the residents, her friends.
In addition to her wife Patti, Meg is survived by her brothers, William Weiss and his wife Michelle of Killingly, Albert E. Weiss, Jr. and his wife Kathy of Springfield, MA; and James V. Weiss of Ledyard; her nieces and nephews, Kristine, William Jr., Jennifer, Margaret, Karen, Allison, Nicholas, Katie, and Jared; and many great-nieces and nephews. She also leaves behind her special four-legged friends, Nickel and Penny who miss her dearly; and so many close friends. Meg was predeceased by her brother, the late Edward W. Weiss.
Relatives and friends are invited to a graveside service at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, October 16, 2020 at St. Joseph Cemetery, 350 Hartford Pike, Dayville, CT 06241. The Gilman Funeral Home, 104 Church St, Putnam, CT has been entrusted with arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, and due to Meg’s love of animals, she would have been very grateful if you made a donation in her name to the Riley Farm Rescue, 109 Preston Rd, Brooklyn, CT For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.