The founder of Wieser Concrete Products was a Yoakum Award winner and past NPCA chairman
The NPCA family lost a patriarch on Saturday. Joe Wieser passed away, leaving behind a loving family and a lasting legacy.
Joe founded Wieser Precast Concrete more than 50 years ago with his wife, Mary. As the years passed, the company grew to include six production facilities and two warehouses across the upper Midwest.
Joe is survived by Mary, 10 children, 27 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.
Joe was the Robert E. Yoakum Award winner in 1981 and served as NPCA chairman in 1985. His son, Mark, currently serves as NPCA chairman, and another son, Andy, previously served in that role.
In a statement from the family: “He valued many strong friendships he made through industry involvement and leaves an indelible mark on the lives of so many. We will strive to carry on his legacy of leadership, hard work and perseverance.”
A rosary will be held at 4 p.m. Friday at the St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Plum City, Wis. Visitation is 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday and 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the church. A mass of Christian burial is 11 a.m. Saturday at the church.