- Local Guide
Maxine C. Weaver, 100, Home, died Saturday, April 7, 2012, at Crystal Waters Personal Care Home.
She was born in 1911, in West Mahoning Township, a daughter of the late Joseph C. and Clara "Dolly" (Brink) Cornman.
Mrs. Weaver was a member of the Sagamore Community Bible Church, where she taught Sunday School for many years and most recently attended the Old Mahoning Baptist Church. She was also a member of the Fox and Coon Hunters' Club and the Dayton Valley Campers' Club.
A graduate of Punxsutawney High School and Clarion State Teachers' College, Mrs. Weaver taught at White Oak and Loop School. Along with her husband, Milo O. Weaver, they owned and operated a poultry and Christmas tree farm for more than 30 years. Additionally, they hosted a Blue Grass Music Festival for many years.
Surviving relatives include a son, Paul M. Weaver and wife Carol of Home; four grandchildren, Robin Weaver of Mahaffey, Brian Weaver and wife Heidi of Rural Valley, Jodi Bailey and husband Ross of Home, and Lori Cannon and husband George of Curwensville; 14 great-grandchildren; a brother, Eugene Cornman of Home; and three sisters, Mary Sink and Dolly Crooks of Home and Clara "Sis" Wells of Plumville.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Kenneth M. Weaver; and five siblings, David, Clifford, Wayne and Roy Cornman and Frieda Weaver.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, April 10, 2012, at the Bowser-Minich Funeral Home, Indiana.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 11, 2012, at the funeral home with the Rev. Micah McMillen officiating.
Interment will be at North Point Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Child Evangelism Foundation, P.O. Box 403, Indiana, Pa. 15701.