Tamara Rose Weaver, 56, Marion, went to be with the Lord at 1:25 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, at St. Vincent Kokomo. She was born in Kokomo on Oct. 13, 1961, to the late Weldon and Dorothy (Foster) Miller. Tamara married Melburne "Mel" G. Weaver, and he survives.
Tamara received her bachelor's degree in nursing from Marion College (now Indiana Wesleyan University) and worked in the nursing field throughout her career. She enjoyed reading, gardening, nature, spending time with her grandchildren, and serving in her church, Liberty Baptist Church, where she was a member.
She leaves behind her husband, Mel; children, Melody (Chris) Ybarra, Adam (Megan) Weaver and Zach (Katey) Weaver; grandchildren, Cheyanne, Isabella, Adaleigh, Malachi, Gemma, Lincoln and Dawsynn; and brother, Mike (Candi) Hatfield.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Pam (Miller) Zigler; son, Seth; and uncles, Donald Foster and Billy Foster.
Family and friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, at Liberty Baptist Church, 517 Church St., Sweetser, Indiana.
Services to celebrate Tamara's life will be 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, at the church, with Pastor Terry Bishir officiating. Burial will follow at Converse Cemetery.
Arrangements are entrusted to Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, North Chapel, 1341 N. Baldwin Ave., Marion, Indiana.
Memorial donations may be directed to Liberty Baptist Church, 517 Church St., Sweetser, IN 46987 and St. Vincent Foundation, 8402 Harcourt Road, Suite 210, Indianapolis, IN 46260.
Online condolences may be made at www.nswcares.com.
Published on January 8, 2018