Donald Weller was a native of Illinois, Champaign HS class of ’46; HS State wrestling champion and Sports Hall of Fame, 1998. Graduated from the University of Illinois, class of ’51, earning a BS in Chemistry. Retired as Western Regional Manager of American Can Company, Research Dept., 1985. Served in the U.S. Army during Korean War. Avid interest in sports, gardening, and traveling.