Ted M. Weaver, 88, of South Sioux City, Nebraska passed away Friday, December 21, 2018.
Funeral services will be 2:00 P.M. on Thursday, December 27, 2018 at Mohr Funeral Home in South Sioux City with Rev. Tony Hale officiating. Visitation will be 5:00 to 7:00 Wednesday, December 26, 2018 at the Funeral Home, with family present beginning at 5:30 P.M. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Sioux City, Iowa.
Ted was born October 6, 1930 in Decatur, Nebraska the son of Willie and Ethel (Andersen) Weaver. He attended school and graduated from Decatur High School. Ted joined the Army and proudly served overseas during the Korean War. He married Rita Sparks May 9, 1952. Together they made their home in Dakota County. Over the years, Ted worked at Wilson Concrete, AGP, and at Hy-Vee. Rita died June 22, 2017.
Ted was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church in South Sioux City and was a volunteer for the South Sioux City Fire Department from 1975 to 1985. He was always such a hard worker, loving husband, and wonderful father and grandpa. His family was his first priority. He treasured the time he spent with them. Ted always showed kindness to everyone he knew.
Survivors include his three daughters, Kathie Smith of Henderson, NV, and North Sioux City, SD, Sheila (Cliff) Morris of Urbandale, IA, and Sandra (Bob) Lambert of Henderson, NV; 7 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren.
Ted was preceded in death by his parents; loving wife of 65 years, Rita; son, Todd; granddaughter, Cassie Morris; son-in-law, Tom Smith; brother, Dale Weaver and a sister, Maxine Hale.
"My deepest condolences to the family and friends of Ted. May the cherished memories you have help sustain you during this time. May we always have hope in Gods promise to eliminate death in the future recorded at Rev. 21:3, 4. Prayers are said for the peace of your family."
"One of the finest people I have ever known. We will miss you, Ted
Nebraska games have never been the same without you and Rita.
Barb and Gary "