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The Northeast Rockbusters would like to offer their condolences to Bill Weston's family. Bill was past President, Director, and Show Chairman of the Northeast Rockbusters, and a past Director of the Historical Construction Equipment Association headquartered in Bowling Green Ohio.

William B. Weston, Sr.
May 10th, 2019

William B. Weston, Sr., 61, died Friday, May 10th, 2019, at the VA Hospital in Brockton, after a period of declining health. Born in Brockton, he was raised and educated in Stoughton. As a youth, he was a member of the Stoughton Little League and spent many hours as a goalie for the Stoughton Youth Hockey League. He attended and graduated from Southeastern Regional Technical High School in Easton, Class of 1975. Immediately following graduation, he joined the the US Navy as a SeaBee and served for 3 years, serving overseas for over 2 years. He was honorably discharged in 1978. Bill was a resident of Raynham for over 10 years, previously living in Wrentham for over 20 years. He worked as a Heavy Equipment Mechanic for several area shops for many years. He was a member, past president and chairman of the board of the Northeast Rockbusters, a group of restorers of antique construction equipment. He was also a member of the SeaBees Alumni of RI. In his free time, he enjoyed restoring antique trucks and equipment. Bill is survived by his children; William B. Weston, Jr. and Sarah Weston and her fiance Chris Barlow, all of TX and his beloved parents, Eva A. (Horne) and Winslow B. Weston (Stoughton FD Ret.) of Bloomsburg PA. He was the brother of Patrick Weston of North Attleboro, George Weston and his wife Sue, Cindy Rhone and her husband Brian both of Bloomsburg PA, Mary Ellen "Memie" Christie and her husband Arthur of Benton PA. He was the grandfather of Sammy Pagan, Isabella Bethany and Reagan Barlow. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Funeral Prayers will be offered in the Farley Funeral Home, 358 Park St., (Route 27) Stoughton on Friday, May 24th at 7:00 PM. Visiting Hours prior to the Prayers will be from 4:00 - 7:00 PM. Donations in Bill's memory may be made to the Fisher House Boston, PO Box 230, S. Walpole, MA 02071 or to the Seabee Museum and Memorial Park, 21 Iafrate Way, North Kingstown, RI 02852 or to the Eos Therapeutic Riding Center, 288 Dahl Road, Bloomsburg, PA 17815-9776.


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Charles Capone bench
The Northeast Rockbusters Chapter of the HCEA have purchased a bench seat in memory of Charles Capone Sr. and other Rockbuster members who have passed away. The bench is located at the Historical Construction Equipment Association Headquarters in Bowling Green Ohio. Thanks to Kevin Maguire, Sam Sicchio and other Rockbuster members for making this happen.

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August 2nd - 4th, 2019
RockBuster's Antique Construction Equipment Show

This year's show will be hosted by Concord Sand & Gravel, Concord/Pembroke NH.

Admission is $5 daily. Children under 12 get in for free.

Show coordinators:
Ted Valpey: (508) 561-5675
Sam Sicchio (508) 340-3549
Gary Munsey (508) 243-7001


download the full-sized show flyer as a pdf
August 2019 Show Flyer