Weaver-Miner Kelli Weaver-Miner, age 44, of Champaign, Illinois, passed away in Columbus, Ohio on Sunday, May 25, 2014. Kelli was a former Geologist with the Illinois State Geological Survey and homemaker. She was a Battelle scholar, recipient of the W.E.B DuBois Talented Tenth award, and graduate of Ohio Wesleyan University. She received her Masters degree at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas. Kelli treasured spending time with family and friends and was cherished for her sunny disposition, impish humor, and feisty determination. She was an avid knitter and genealogist, loved gardening and nature, and saw the beauty that passes most people by. Survived by husband, James; children, Clay James and Morgan Greene Miner; parents, Warren and Rita Weaver of Columbus, Ohio; paternal grandmother, Janice Weaver; uncle, Ken (Ingrid) Weaver; aunt, Robin Weaver; and numerous other close relatives and friends. A Celebration of Life service will be announced at a later date. Arrangements are being entrusted to the O. R. WOODYARD CO. FUNERAL HOME 1346 S. High Street in Columbus, Ohio. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Kobacker House hospice in Columbus, Ohio.
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Published in The Columbus Dispatch on May 27, 2014