Lewistown- Larry N. Weaver, 84, of Lewistown, passed away at 12:20 PM on Thursday, July 30, 2020 at Sunset Nursing Home in Canton. He was born on January 15, 1936 in Canton, a son of Gerald and Lois (Romine) Weaver. He married Doris Henderson on November 20, 1960 in Cuba. She survives.
Also surviving are two children, J. Garrett Weaver of Lewistown; Lana (Mike) Downs of Canton; two grandchildren, Cassandra Downs, and Colton Downs, both of Canton; one brother, Gary (Barbara) Weaver of Hamilton, Montana; three sisters, Kathleen (Bill) Lybarger, Lorraine Allen, both of Canton, and Winnie (Late Dean) Wilson of Wee-Ma-Tuk.
Larry was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Danny Weaver, two sisters, Sandra Weaver, and Jeannie Weaver.
He worked as a farmer, and at International Harvester Company for several years, and later worked as a meat inspector for the Illinois Department of Agriculture. Larry proudly served his country in the United States Army, was a life member of Lancaster Masonic Lodge #106 in Glasford, and was a Golden Gloves Boxer. He enjoyed showing sheep at the fair, and going to car races.
Graveside services and burial will be at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at Bethel Cemetery in rural Canton. A visitation will be from 4:00 to 6:00 PM on Tuesday, August 4, 2020 at Sedgwick Funeral Homes & Crematory in Canton where masonic rites will be accorded at 6:00 PM. Rev. Jerry Sawyer will officiate. Memorials can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. To view Larry’s DVD or to make online condolences please visit www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com
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