Walter Eugene “Gene” Weld, 76, of Deerfield, Wisconsin, passed away at 3:19 A.M., Monday, December 29, at his home in Deerfield, Wisconsin. FUNERAL SERVICE will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, January 3, at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon with Pastor John Reinke officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn. Friends of the Walter Eugene “Gene” Weld Family may call from 9 to 11:00 A.M. Saturday, January 3, at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call (618) 242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfh.com for further information or to send online condolences.