Jeraldine "Jerri" N. Weeden, 74, of New Paris, passed away on Saturday, May 9, 2009 at Goshen Hospital. She was born December 2, 1934 to George and Esther (Garrett) Elliott.
On April 2, 1952 she married Edward “Gene” Weeden who survives. Jerri retired from Hoskins Manufacturing in New Paris in 1996.
Jerri went above and beyond the call of duty as a wife, mother , grandmother and great-grandmother. Her home was open to all and she was a friend to everyone. She was very giving, loving, and gentle, she had a heart of gold.
She is survived by her husband Gene, New Paris, six children, Terri Weeden, Goshen, Tammi (William) Beadle, Edwardsburg, Michigan, Tina Renee (Phillip) Stilley, New Paris, Thomas Weeden,Donovan Weeden and Brittany Weeden all of New Paris, Seven Grand children, Devin, Trina, Lyle, Cristal, Larry, Andrew, and Austin; three great grandchildren, Chandler, Keely, and Reagan. Also surviving are five sisters, Georgia, Jessie, Faustine, Julie, Sue, and one brother Harvey. She was preceded by her parents, one son Larry; two sisters and two brothers.
Services will be Saturday, May 16, 2009 at 1PM at Mishler-Eastlund Funeral Home in Milford. Burial will follow in Bremen Cemetery.
Visitation will also be Saturday, May 16, 2009 from 11am-1:00 pm at Mishler-Eastlund Funeral Home.
Memorial Contributions may be given to the family.