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Dianna Jean Weaver

Dianna Jean Weaver, 78 of Van Buren, Indiana, passed away on Thursday, November 30, 2023, at her home in Van Buren. 

Dianna was born on October 20, 1945, in Anderson, IN, to Rex Edward and Berna “Bunny” Lou (Davis) Bennett. She graduated from Anderson High School in 1963 and attended Anderson Business College where she studied business machines. Dianna married Paul Weaver on February 19, 1967. Dianna loved making jewelry, she owned and designed custom jewelry for many years. She was proud of her business, which was called, “Bagsnstuff”. She sold her special pieces at the Open Air Market, off the bypass in Marion and had her own Etsy shop. Paul would help her on any custom engraved pieces. Her love for one of a kind jewelry pieces was a special talent and she enjoyed getting to know her customers over the years. Dianna was a talented cake baker and decorator, making many cakes for birthdays, weddings, graduations, and other events. She enjoyed crocheting, knitting, and sewing and was an avid bowler along with her husband Paul. Together, Paul and Dianna would participate in many bowling tournaments and enjoyed traveling with one another. Dianna and Paul loved getting to sit at the Popcorn Festival and visit and watch the day’s events and also dressing up for Halloween together. Dianna loved going to the beach and putting her toes in the sand.  

Dianna was preceded in death by her parents, and husband, Paul Weaver. 

Loving survivors include her son, Todd A. (Vicky) Weaver of Hartford City, IN, daughter, Chanda (Terry) Nial of Springhill, LA, 8 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren, and siblings, John (Rebecca Oleysyck) Bennett, Barbie (Emma) Bennett Prospero, and Angie (Steve) Wells. 

Friends and family may gather to share and remember at Ferguson & Glancy Funeral Home located at 201 W. Main St. Van Buren, IN 46991 on Wednesday, December 6, 2023, from 11am to 1pm. A funeral service will begin at 1pm with Jim Lee officiating. Burial will follow at Grant Memorial Park in Marion, Indiana. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to: Dementia Society of America, PO Box 600, Doylestown, PA 18901. 

Arrangements have been entrusted to Ferguson & Glancy Funeral Home in Van Buren, IN