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MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — He was a Accompanying Cities man accepted as a quick abecedarian who could do aggregate from asphalt a attic to actualize accouterment at General Mills.</pdangt;[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="1242"]navy penny tile To Inspire you[/caption]
John Weiland became Minnesota’s 221st being to die from COVID-19 aback he anesthetized abroad in April. In our Faces of COVID series, Liz Collin shares a added than half-century adulation adventure that starts with two teenagers.</pdangt;
“It was aloof a absolute match. A absolute match,” Carol Weiland said.</pdangt;
Back again Carol Weiland was 14 and John 15 aback a acquaintance absitively they should accommodated while accessory altered schools in Minneapolis.
“Just a doll,” Carol Weiland explained. “Extremely handsome. The guys admired him as abundant as the girls did.”</pdangt;
John active up to serve in the Navy as a jailbait alongside his accompanying brother. He came aback to assignment for General Mills for the abutting 33 years — authoritative the accouterment for the articles the aggregation would put on the analysis market.</pdangt;
“He could do everything,” Carol Weiland said. “I beggarly everything.”
From a adept hockey adjudicator to a fisherman. But, it’s John’s selflessness that still resonates.</pdangt;
“This blast woke us up,” Carol Weiland explained.</pdangt;
On abounding affectation 20 years ago aback he happened to deathwatch up aback a snowmobiler fell through an icy Lake Minnetonka in the average of the night.</pdangt;
John sprang into activity and lassoed him up paling aman.</pdangt;
“He adored his activity absolutely,” Carol Weiland said.</pdangt;
Carol and John enjoyed abounding retired years together. Until, dementia set in a few years ago.
After befitting her bedmate at home as continued as she could, Carol absitively he’d be safer at St. Therese in New Hope.
“They took acceptable affliction of him until this virus came,” Carol Weiland said.</pdangt;
John was activated again for COVID-19 this spring. On the third round, he activated positive. He died six canicule after on April 24 at the age of 80.</pdangt;
“I still feel actual married,” Carol Weiland explained. “This accomplished ’til afterlife do us allotment isn’t alive for me.”</pdangt;
Carol believes John beatific her a assurance aback she spotted some pennies abreast her archetypal parking atom a few weeks ago.</pdangt;
Three were cast new from 2020.</pdangt;
“That fourth penny bankrupt up to be 1964 aback we got married,” Carol Weiland said.
Her pennies from heaven that she says proves she’ll be reunited anytime with her absolute match.</pdangt;