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Zdenek Jan Weingartl (1955- 2012)

Zdenek Jan Weingartl unexpectedly passed away last week at his home in Squamish.

Zdenek Jan Weingartl unexpectedly passed away last week at his home in Squamish. Weingartl was an avid climber for almost four decades and had developed over a hundred routes in Europe, Asia and North America. His passion for climbing led him start Rock Empire, a company that imported climbing gear into Canada. A funeral service will be held on May 5th, 2012 at 11:00 AM at Squamish Funeral Chapel. Climbers can go to squamishfuneralchapel.com to sign a book of condolences.