Maria Weidman of Danville Road, Bloomsburg PA passed from this life into
eternal life with the Lord Jesus Christ at her home Friday, March 5, 2010
after an extended illness. She was born December 7, 1932 in Point Township,
Northumberland County the eldest daughter of the late Eugene Louis and Sarah
Anna (Bollinger) Cannon.
was a 1950 graduate of Mifflinburg High School. She was employed as an
executive secretary for Sterling Brothers Silk Mill and as a bookkeeper for
Puderbaugh Motors. Most of her life she was a homemaker. She was a member
of Grace Baptist Church of West Milton PA. She enjoyed gardening and
serving her family. Tessie had a servant’s heart and was dedicated to
missions. She left a legacy of faithfulness to the Lord.
survived by her husband Charles E. Weidman whom she married November 14,
1959. Also surviving are two daughters and sons-in-law, Carolyn and Ron
Conner, West Milton PA, and Karen and Brett Stamm, New Columbia PA. She is
also survived by her grandchildren: Lydia Conner-Cuffey, Ana Johnson,
Daniela Conner, Garth Conner, Sage Conner, David Stamm, Matthew Stamm,
Nathan Stamm, Timothy Stamm, Noah Stamm, Alanna Stamm, Caleb Stamm, and 13
great-grandchildren. Also surviving is her brother, James (Eleanor) Cannon,
Milton PA and two sisters: Cora (Gilbert) Galbraith, Sunbury PA and Gladys
(Joseph, Sr.) Veley, Mifflinburg PA and her brother-in-law, Richard Auman of
Northumberland PA. Tessie was preceded in death by two brothers, John in
2005 and Charles in infancy, her sister, Ruth in 2008, a grandson, Aaron
Conner in 1988 and a granddaughter Adriel Stamm in 1996.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend funeral services to be held on
Tuesday, March 9, 2010 at 11:30 AM at the Christian Gospel Fellowship 2938
State Route 42 Millville PA with
pastors Donald Weidman and David King
officiating. Burial will follow in Jerseytown Cemetery. Friends will be
received Monday evening from 5:00 – 8:00 PM at the church and from 10:30 AM
until the time of service at the church. Memorial contributions may
be made to “Grace Baptist Church (for Paul Karstens)” 271 Danville Road,
Bloomsburg, PA 17815. Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski
Funeral Home, Inc. 10 W Mahoning Street Danville PA.