Thousand Oaks, CA
Peter “Pete” Weerts, 72, left us to join Jesus Christ on March 23, 2022. Pete was born on February 28, 1950 in Montreal, Canada to Dutch immigrants, Bill and Ann Weerts.
The family moved to Southern California in 1960 and settled in Studio City. Pete attended St. Charles Borromeo School in North Hollywood, Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks and Loyola Marymount University. At LMU, Pete met Geni Montenaro, who he would marry in 1972, and spend the rest of his life with. Pete and Geni had two sons, Steve and Chris, and an adopted son, Juan.
Pete worked in programs finance for Litton International and Northrop Grumman. He lived a life of service and gave generously of his time to St. Paschal Baylon Church and Thousand Oaks High School over the years.
Pete is survived by his wife Geni; sons Steve, Chris and Juan; daughters-in-law Annie, Sarah and Magali; and grandchildren Gaby, Brody, Iza, Natalie, Landry, Collins, Brooks, and Peter.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Monday, March 28 at Griffin Family Funeral Chapels, 101 E. Wilbur Rd., Thousand Oaks. Rosary will begin at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 29 at St. Paschal Baylon Church, 155 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Burial will follow at San Fernando Mission Cemetery, Mission Hills.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Pete’s name may be made to The St. Vincent de Paul Society, 155 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360.