Former Hegla USA President Murdered
April 19, 2010
Peter Weith, former president of Heglas U.S. headquarters,
has been identified as one of the victims of a triple homicide that
took place on Thursday. It is currently under investigation in New
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Hegla issued a statement this afternoon on the death of the 68-year-old
founder of its U.S. operations:
Peter founded Heglas U.S. operations in 1995 and had led the global companys
growth into the U.S. market until his retirement a few months
ago. Although semi-retired, Peter was still actively involved
in both sales and product development projects and was scheduled
to retire June 30th of this year.
Peter is survived by his wife, Barbara, who confirmed that no
public funeral service is planned. She will hold a small gathering
with a few close friends at the house, which is what Peter would
According to the company, Barbara Weith has requested that anyone
wishing to send a memorial in her husbands name should contact
the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM), of which
Weith was an avid member. CLICK
HERE to reach the non-profit organization.
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