Willibald "Willie" Butter, 82, of Weaverville died peacefully at Carepartners Hospice in Asheville on December 14, 2021.
A native of Kafenberg, Austria, he was the son of the late Willibald and Teresia Wagner Butter.
He was also preceeded in death by his stepfather, Cyrill Schoeberl.
Willie worked at A-B Emblem for 22 years.
Willie is survived by wife, Elvira Butter; sister, Trudy Cerbone; daughter, Andrea Hinds and husband, John; son, Mario Butter and wife Julie; granddaughters, Roxanne, Theresa, and Sarah; niece, Ingrid Shortell and husband Donald; and nephew Ronnie Drexel and wife Debbie.
A memorial service will be held at a later date in the spring.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Salvation Army, 204 Haywood Street, Asheville NC 28801.
Condolences may be offered to the family under Mr. Butter’s obituary at www.WestFamilyFuneralServices.com.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to Salvation Army.
The memorial is to be set at a future date.