Virginia Helen Hale Weatherman, 91, Colony, passed away Saturday, June 4, 2016, at Allen County Regional Hospital.
Virginia was born June 2, 1925, in Los Angeles, the daughter of Jacob Elijah and Ada Bell (Moore) Hale. She grew up in Turner, and graduated from Turner High School in 1943. On Jan. 9, 1944, Virginia married Robert P. Weatherman and moved to rural Colony to begin her life as a housewife. She enjoyed sewing, quilting, baking, working in the yard and the Royals. She also loved to shop and travel, and was a charter member of the Jolly Dozen Club in Colony.
Virginia was preceded in death by husband Robert; daughter Kay Weatherman Lehnst; her parents and five siblings. She is survived by son Steven Weatherman and wife Kendra, Colony; daughter Linda Hess, Marion; four grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren; one sister-in-law; and nieces, nephews, and friends.
The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m., Wednesday at the Feuerborn Family Funeral Service in Colony before leaving for the Colony Cemetery for graveside services. Memorials are suggested to Colony Lions Club or Colony Methodist Church and may be left with the funeral home. Online condolences for the family may be left at www.feuerbornfuneral.com.