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Carolyn Jane Weaver, 82, Logansport, formerly of Idaville, passed away at 5:45 a.m. Wednesday, March 7, 2018, at Chase Center in Logansport.
She was born Feb. 22, 1936, in Kokomo to the late Herman Eugene and Florean (Fouch) Goodnight. On Oct. 5, 1952, she married Edward J. Weaver in Logansport, and he preceded her in death on July 27, 1973.
She attended Idaville High School and later worked as a custodian for Pioneer Elementary School until her retirement in 2006 at the age of 70.
As a child, she was a member of the Main Street United Methodist Church in Kokomo. Carolyn had several hobbies and especially loved to read, garden and cook, but her greatest passion was spending time with her family.
She is survived by her children, Fred A. Weaver of Oregon, Sandi M. (Jon) Schmaltz of Royal Center, George E. Weaver of Idaville, Steve D. (Rhonda) Weaver of Royal Center, Phil (Jerica) Weaver of Burnettsville, Jane Weaver of Royal Center, Pete Weaver of Idaville and Amanda's fiancé, Tom VanEs of Logansport; siblings, Judy A. (Harry) Weller of Logansport, Dick E. (Alice) Goodnight of Illinois, Joyce E. Crichfield of Idaville, Janet Freshour of Idaville, Mary "Kitty" Renner of Texas, and Linda (Dan) Gross of Idaville; 18 grandchildren; two stepgrandsons; 24 great-grandchildren with one on the way; six step-great-grandchildren; and 45 nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by daughter Amanda Jacks; siblings, Dave, Bob, Joe and Danny Goodnight; granddaughter, Corina Weaver; and brothers-in-law, Donald Renner, Richard "Dick" Freshour, and John Crichfield.
Funeral services celebrating Carolyn's life will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 13, at Springer-Voorhis-Draper Funeral Home of Monticello with the Rev. Scott Ellison of Crooked Creek Church officiating. Burial will follow in Bell Center Cemetery in Idaville.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Monday, March 12, at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be given to Bell Center Cemetery. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be extended at www.springerfuneralhome.com
Published on March 8, 2018
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