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Carolyn Weikert

October 17, 2017 ~ November 7, 2017
Carolyn S. Weikert, 70, of Interlachen, Florida, passed from this life on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center in Palatka, Florida following an extended illness.  

Graveside services are 2:00 p.m., Saturday, November 11th in Viola Cemetery.  Dennison Funeral Home, Viola is caring for arrangements.

Carolyn Sue was born October 17, 1947 in Macon, Missouri a daughter of Edgar L. and Pauline Mae Howard Welch.  On February 15, 1963, she married Ronald Weikert at the Presbyterian Church in Viola.  Carolyn had owned and operated Nature's Way Beauty Salon in Viola.  She was a housewife and mother of three daughters of which the youngest, Lisa, she home-schooled.  They resided in Viola until she and Ron moved to Interlachen in 2001.  In her leisure time, she enjoyed fishing, camping, swimming and riding motorcycles with her husband Ron and friends.  Her greatest joy was her family…she was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.

Those left to cherish her memory are her husband of 54 years:  Ron Weikert, Interlachen, FL; daughters:  Paula Mack (Jim), Spring, TX, Kimberly Arnold (John), Perry, FL and Lisa Hewett (Josh), Palatka, FL; 4 grandchildren:  Brittany Flaherty, Anthony Retherford, Emily Mack and Gracie Mack; 3 great grandchildren:  Carolyn Grace Flaherty, Landon Retherford and Kenton Retherford and siblings:  Gary Welch (Wilda), Rex Welch, Roxanne Shissler, Leatha Chapdelaine, Shirley Welch, Joey Welch and Kenny Welch.

She was preceded in death by her parents, great grandson:  Kaleb Retherford and two infant brothers:  Randy and Michael.

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 Service Information

Graveside Service
November 11, 2017

2:00 PM
Viola Cemetery
Cemetery Road
Viola, Illinois 61486

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