Dorothy Weaver

April 28, 1940 ~ April 7, 2022 (age 81)


Dorothy (Wells) Weaver, 81, of Marion Center, passed away April 7, 2022, at Communities at Indian Haven.

The daughter of A. Mitchell and Frances (Hawk) Wells, she was born April 28,1940, in Smicksburg, Pennsylvania.  Dorothy was a graduate of Marion Center High School class of 1958.  Following her marriage to Donald Weaver, she lived most of her life on their family farm in Marion Center.  In her free time, she enjoyed gardening, reading mystery novels, baking amazing bread, and taking scenic drives along backroads.

She will be remembered for her witty and spunky personality, a trait that she shared with a proud line of Wells sisters. Her spirit and devotion to family live on through her 6 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Dorothy is survived by her children, Joseph Weaver, Michael Weaver and wife (Patty), Lynne Huller and husband (James); extended family member, Darla Bennett-Smailis; grandchildren, Kristi Naretto, Kayla Follmer, Raquel Waltenbaugh, Samantha Morris, Mackenzie Weaver, and Abigail Huller; 11 great-grandchildren; and brother, Paul Wells.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, as well as 4 brothers and 4 sisters.

Funeral arrangements will be private and entrusted to the John A. Lefdahl Funeral Home. 
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