Viola Jean DeWeese

Last Updated on April 9, 2017 by cassnetwork

Viola Jean DeWeese, 73, of Logansport, passed away on Friday April 7, 2017 at the St. Vincent Heart Center in Indianapolis.

Born October 27, 1943, in Elvins, Michigan, she was the daughter of the late William and Annie (Gregory) Benton.

In March of 1976, in Farmington, Missouri, Viola was married to Henry DeWeese who preceded her in death on February 26, 1994.

Viola retired from working as a production assembler and QC inspector at Controls, Inc. in 2002.

She enjoyed cooking, reading, puzzles and spending time with her family.

Viola is survived by two sons: Daniel Troyd (Anna) Johnson of Lucerne, and Richard Earl Humm of Logansport; three daughters: Juanita Ann (Russell) Ribnek of Lafayette, and Bonnie Lynn Humm and Sandi (Greg) Korreckt all of Logansport; three half-brothers: Marion (Kum-Suk) Scott Jr. of Farmington, MO, Frank Scott of Minnesota, and Robert (Terri) Scott of Seymour; one sister: Bonnie (Richard) Hitzemann of Americus; one half-sister: Rita Ann Scott of Vanceburg, KY; twelve grandchildren: five great-grandchildren: Griffin Voglund-Humm, Graisyn Humm, Olivia Beatty, Gatlyn Newkirk and Michael Burris IV.

A funeral service celebrating Viola’s life will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 11 in Fisher Funeral Chapel, Logansport.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. Tuesday until the time of the service in the chapel.

Private burial will take place in the Ever Rest Memorial Park.

Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society and the American Heart Association.

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