2014-03-04 / Obituaries

Melva E. Weidman, 91

Melva E. Weidman, 91, Cloverdale, passed away on February 26, 2014 at the Owen Valley Health Campus. She was born on December 27, 1922 in Indianapolis and was the daughter of the late Fred O. and Maude [Butler] Wickersham.

She was married to Byron A. Scaggs and he preceded her in death in 1964. She later was married to Robert J. Weidman and he preceded her in death on August 28, 1999.

She is survived her daughter, Cathy Hodge and husband Ed, Spencer; her sister, Mary Dodd, Indianapolis; her grandchildren, Casey Cox and husband Darric; Amber Arney and Dusty Arney and wife Nicole; her greatgrandchildren, Kenzie Cox, Cameron Cox, Colton Cox and Layne Arney.

She was a member of the Oak Grove Baptist Church and had been employed at Diamond Chain at Indianapolis.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 7:30 PM at the Whitaker Funeral Home, Cloverdale. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 4, 2014 from 4:00 PM until service time at the funeral home. Interment will be at the Zion Cemetery, Poland on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 11:00 AM.

In addition to her husbands and parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Jane E. Fislar and Flossie Pinkston.

Condolences may be sent to the family at: cds@whitakerfuneralhome.net

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