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Obituary: Wilma Bernice (Weaver) Hedrick

Wilma Bernice (Weaver) Hedrick 1919 ~ 2005 SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH - Wilma Bernice (Weaver) Hedrick passed away Saturday, September 24, 2005. She was born October 19, 1919 in Bicknell, Indiana, the fourth child of John David and Orpha (Brewer) Weaver. She married Charles Lowell Hedrick, Sr. November 9, 1938, Bicknell, Indiana. They were later sealed for time and eternity August 12, 1954 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. They moved to Indianapolis, Indiana where four children were born to them, two sons and two daughters. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints serving as Relief Society President, Primary President and Teacher, Stake Young Women's Secretary and many other positions. She was a Girl Scout Leader, P.T.A. President and 4-H Leader. She supported her husband as he served on the High Council, as a Bishop and his other church assignments. Bernice was a dedicated wife, mother and grandmother. She was a talented cook who enjoyed having the family over for dinner. She made beautiful crafts and needlepoint. We will miss her deeply, but know she is released from a lifetime of physical pain to be reunited with her eternal companion. Preceded in death by her husband, Lowell, who passed away March 31, 2005; her parents; brothers, Lester Derrell (Ruby) Weaver, Delpha Lloyd (Sadie) Weaver; sisters, Vera (Wayne) Keller and Lois (Curtis) Lawless. Survived by her four children, Carolyn Sue (Melvin) Moon, Charles Lowell (Patricia Garrett) Hedrick, Jr., Judith Kay (Jack) Braithwaite, and Brice Lee (Susan Pickering) Hedrick. Also survived by five grandsons, five granddaughters, six great-grandsons, nine great-granddaughters and two great great-granddaughters. In honoring Mom's request, private family services will be held Monday, September 26, 2005 at Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park (3401 So. Highland Drive). In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to your church or favorite charity. We wish to express our thanks to all those at Garden Terrace for their loving care of our mother.