Juanita S. Wewer | PostIndependent.com

Juanita S. Wewer

Juanita S. Weaver passed away Dec. 3, 2005. She was 85.Juanita was born Feb. 5, 1919, to Joseph and Elizabeth (Taylor) Schmeckenbecher in Little Rock, Ark. She was the youngest girl of eight natural and five foster siblings, who all preceded her in death. She graduated from Little Rock High School and business college. Juanita married Air Force Lt. Gene B. Wewer in the fall of 1945. Their life together took them all over the world. She was a scratch golfer for many years, winning the triple crown championship for Woodlake, Randolph and Windcrest in San Antonio, Texas, more than once. She had multiple holes-in-one and won tournaments around the globe.Her life was long and full. She was an natural athlete, a devotee of her church, a superb clothing designer, antique officianado and a wife and mother. She will be greatly missed by her friends and family. Survivors include daughter Dr. Wewer (Steve) Keohane, of the Roaring Fork Valley; grandchildren and great-grandchildren Dylan (Ashley) and Raven Keohane, of Boulder, and Lea and Indigo Keohane, of Portland, Ore.; and many devoted nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews.She was preceded in death by her husband, who died just five months before they were to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary.In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to the Scleroderma Foundation or a hospice of your choice.

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