Eriah J. Weippert, age 42, of Glendale, died August 31, 2020 at his home.
Eriah was born August 18, 1978 in Fort Smith, Arkansas to Deborah Kay Dodge and John Darrellee Weippert. Eriah briefly attended Glendale High School and eventually received his GED from Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon. He also attended Spartan College of Aviation. On January 7, 2010 he married Tinbnoma Sidonie of Newark, New Jersey and together they had a daughter, Hope. Over the years, Eriah lived in many places including San Jose & Grass Valley, California; Grants Pass, Medford, Glendale, & Baker City, Oregon; Mobile, Alabama; Pensacola & Jackson, Florida; and lastly Warner Robbins, Georgia before returning home to Glendale. He was formerly employed at Mesa Airlines as an A&P Mechanic and most recently for Deal Dash and Grub Hub as a food delivery person and driver.
Often referred to as “Riah”, he enjoyed helping family and friends when he was able. He also liked fixing things that were broken like cars, lawn mowers, and weed eaters. His hobbies included snow boarding, playing his guitar and spending time with his daughter.
Eriah was preceded in death by his father John Darrellee Weippert.
Survivors include his mother Deborah Kay Dodge of Glendale, Oregon; his children, Austin Corder of Myrtle Creek, Oregon and Hope Weippert of Newark, New Jersey; former spouse Tinbnoma Sidonie Weippert of Newark, New Jersey; and siblings, Vadra Monet Bezner, Jonna Lynn McKee, Joshua John Weippert, Rebecca Joann Bodda, and Jasmine Lynn Dodge.