The children of Beulah D. (Boots) Weeter, 81, of Washington Court House, Ohio are deeply saddened to announce the passing of their mother and best friend on Saturday, January 28, 2017, at 2:42 a.m. while receiving care at the Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus where she had been a patient since January 24.
She was born October 4, 1935, in Fayette County, Ohio to Bud and Minnie Margaret Little Wilson and was a lifelong resident of this community.
Boots and her husband owned and operated Gary’s Carpet Service until his death in 1995.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Gary Lee Weeter on July 26, 1995; by her parents; a brother, Richard (Dick) Wilson and two sisters, Martha Noel and Imogene Gookenbarger.
Boots is survived by four devoted children, Peggy J. Moore and her significant other, Timothy VanHorn, of New Holland, Nancy L. Cornell and her significant other, Carl Mullen, of Sabina, Mitchell L. Weeter and his wife, Pam, of Lancaster and Nadara A. Price and her husband, Herb, of Bloomingburg. She was loved by her grandchildren, Gary Todd (Melissa) Cornell, Jacob D. (Emily) Moore and Brody A. Price. Her life was further enriched by two great grandchildren, K’Lynn and Hayden Cornell, to whom she was known as “Grammie.” Also surviving are two sisters, Janet Thompson, and her husband, Jack, of Dayton and Helen E. Knapke of San Antonia, TX special family members, Shirley Weeter, Becky and Dave Patterson, Elizabeth “Libby” Dunn, Melody and Greg Fessler and several nieces and nephews who made her family complete.
Those touched by Boot’s zest for life and selfless acts of kindness will gravely miss her visual presence on earth, but take comfort she is with her Lord and Savior who is granting her everlasting life.
The funeral will be Wednesday, February 1, 2017, at 1 p.m. at the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington Court House with the Rev. Joe Duvall officiating. Burial will follow in the Highlawn Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home Tuesday from 4-8 p.m.