Mary E. Weaver, of Columbus, Ohio passed peacefully on December 29, 2019. She was born on April 20, 1936 in Columbus, Ohio. She was 83 years old.
Mary worked several jobs including a law clerk with a local attorney before moving on to civil service. She was a civil service employee for the Department of Defense in Columbus, Ohio before accepting positions at the Department of Army and then Department of Navy, both in Washington, D.C. , from where she retired in 1995.
She was preceded in death by her parents Harry Valentine, Sr. and Evelyn (Smith) Valentine; great-grandson, Ahmad Graham; brothers, Harry Valentine, Jr. and Michael Valentine; and sister, Jacqueline (Valentine) Latimore.
Mary is survived by her children and their spouses: Gilbert Weaver, Robert (Bonita) Weaver, Keith (Kimberli) Weaver and Gail (John) Donaldson. She was blessed with 11 grandchildren: Brandi Weaver, Burgundy Henderson, Keisha Weaver, Valerie (Fred) Emmerson, Megan (Troy) Nicodemus, Tesha (Kareem) Swain, Chanel Weaver, Brandon Fullen, Ariana (Jason) Paulins, Allya Weaver and Myles Weaver. Mary also had 21 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren. Mary is survived by 2 sisters, Norma (William) Slaughter and Margaret (Elias) Galaviz. As well as, numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to all the caretakers from Mt. Carmel St. Ann’s Hospital and especially Mt. Carmel Hospice. Mary requested no services to be held as she would want everyone to celebrate and appreciate life without grief. The family appreciates all prayers and condolences.
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