Emily Anne Weikert
Greenwood Village, CO
Services for Emily, who died Thursday, December 27, 2012, will be held on Friday, January 4, 2013 at 12 p.m. at West Des Moines United Methodist Church, 720 Grand Avenue in West Des Moines, IA. Visitation will be held Thursday, January 3 at Hamilton's on Westown Parkway, 3601 Westown Parkway in West Des Moines from 5 to 7 p.m. Burial will be at Jordan Cemetery.
Emily was born on May 25, 1987 in Sioux City, IA to Kellie and Rod Weikert. She graduated with honors from Valley High School and Iowa State University. After graduation Emily moved to Colorado and worked for CoBank. She had a zest for life; with a joy of travel and various activities. She belonged to Toastmasters, enjoyed golfing, skiing, and spending time with her family and friends. She was also a talented violin player and was a member of the Iowa State Orchestra while in college.
Emily is survived by her parents, Kellie and Rod Weikert; her brother, Joel Weikert; grandparents, Merle and Norma Oakes; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the Emily Weikert Scholarship Fund c/o West Bank. Online condolences may be expressed at www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com