Was an accomplished skier

Vivian Moore Weger, age 93, of Sunrise Beach, passed away Sunday, October 20, 2013, at her home.  She was born February 26, 1920, in New Castle, Pennsylvania, a daughter of the late Samuel Murray and Mary Elizabeth (Morris) Moore.

 She was united in marriage to Lowell Claud “Butch” Weger who preceded her in death in March of 1969.

 Vivian was a retired school teacher.  She was a member of the Ozark Chapel United Methodist Church in Laurie.  There, she was active in United Methodist Women and the intercessory prayer group, served as church librarian and also served as the Lay Delegate to the state conference.

 She enjoyed traveling and loved to water ski.  She was an accomplished skier, skiing through her 84th summer.

 Vivian is survived by her sister, Fritzi Phillips of Daytona Beach, Florida; her children, Frances W. Hagen of Chicago, Illinois, Ellie Bernadette Weger of Bolivar, Missouri, Lowell C. Weger and wife Carolyn E. of Moore, Oklahoma and Harriet L. Weger of Jackson, Missouri; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; two nieces and a nephew and many friends. 

 Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 22nd, at the Ozark Chapel United Methodist Church in Laurie with Pastor Rick White officiating.  Graveside services and interment will follow in the Garber Memorial Estates Cemetery in Laurie.  The family will receive friends from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m., Tuesday, at the church.  Memorial contributions are suggested to Ozark Chapel United Methodist Church or to Hospice Compassus.  Expressions of sympathy may be left online at www.kidwellgarber.com.  Arrangements are under the direction and care of the Kidwell-Garber Laurie/Sunrise Beach Chapel.