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Viola Jean DeWeese

October 27, 1943 - April 07, 2017

Viola Jean DeWeese, 73, of Logansport, passed away on Friday April 7, 2017 at the St. Vincent Heart Center in Indianapolis.

Born October 27, 1943, in Elvins, Michigan, she was the daughter of the late William and Annie (Gregory) Benton.

In March of 1976, in Farmington, Missouri, Viola was married to Henry DeWeese who preceded her in death on February 26, 1994.

Viola retired from working as a production assembler and QC inspector at Controls, Inc. in 2002.

She enjoyed cooking, reading, puzzles and spending time with her family.

Viola is survived by two sons: Daniel Troyd (Anna) Johnson of Lucerne, and Richard Earl Humm of Logansport; three daughters: Juanita Ann (Russell) Ribnek of Lafayette, and Bonnie Lynn Humm and Sandi (Greg) Korreckt all of Logansport; three half-brothers: Marion (Kum-Suk) Scott Jr. of Farmington, MO, Frank Scott of Minnesota, and Robert (Terri) Scott of Seymour; one sister: Bonnie (Richard) Hitzemann of Americus; one half-sister: Rita Ann Scott of Vanceburg, KY; twelve grandchildren: Amber (Derek) Beatty, Alecia (Brad) Newkirk, Levi James, Courtney Johnson, Rickie Ingle, Elizabeth Humm, Deanna Johnson, Bryce Michael, Rebecca Humm, Zachary Ingle, Mikayla Humm and Carley Johnson; five great-grandchildren: Griffin Voglund-Humm, Graisyn Humm, Olivia Beatty, Gatlyn Newkirk and Michael Burris IV.

Funeral Information

A funeral service celebrating Viola's life will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 11 in Fisher Funeral Chapel.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. Tuesday until the time of the service in the chapel.

Private burial will take place in the Ever Rest Memorial Park.

Donations Information

Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society and the American Heart Association.

You may share memories in Viola's guest book and view her video tribute at

Donations Links:

American Heart Association
American Cancer Society


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