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Edna M. Weaver


Edna M. Weaver, 92, of Elizabethtown, went to her eternal home on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

She was born on March 28, 1926 in New Holland, Pa. and was the daughter of the late Henry M. and Martha (Martin) Weaver.

Edna was a true “people person.” She enjoyed cooking, going on mission trips, and for 29 years, she prayed every week at the PA State Capital. She was always inviting people to be a part of the Weaver family from around the world.

In addition to her parents, Edna was preceded in death by two grandsons, Timothy and Jonathan Maust and 11 siblings.

She is survived by her loving husband of 72 years, Rev. Luke M. Weaver Sr.; three sons, Rev. Melvin W. Weaver, Pastor of Grace Chapel, and his wife Rosemary of Elizabethtown, Earl W. Weaver and his wife Joy of Tennessee, and Rev. Luke W. Weaver Jr. and his wife Bonnie of New Brunswick, Canada; two daughters, Irene W. Clark and her husband Dr. Grant of Elizabethtown and Martha W. Hale and her husband Phillip of Salem, Ore.; two sisters, Alta Hollinger of Lititz and Minerva Nolt of Talmadge; 21 grandchildren; 42 great-grandchildren and seven great-great grandchildren.

A tribute to her life will be held on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at 11 a.m. at Grace Chapel, 2535 Colebrook Rd., Elizabethtown, PA 17022. Viewing will be from 9 a.m. until the time of the service on Saturday at the church.

Burial will be in Conewago Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in Edna’s name may be made to Grace Chapel for the elevator fund.

The family has entrusted the care of the Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 260 E. Main St., Middletown, Pa. with the funeral arrangements.

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