Margaret Ella Stirewalt Weant, 90, of Dallas, NC, formerly of Salisbury, passed away Sunday, April 1, 2018.
She was born September 5, 1927, in Rowan County to the late Noel Leondus Stirewalt and Ruth Barkley Stirewalt Corl. Mrs. Weant was educated in Rowan County Schools, attending Rockwell High School and graduating from China Grove High School in 1945. A member of Organ Lutheran Church in Salisbury, she was active with WELCA and numerous other church activities.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Weant was preceded in death by her husband, Harvey Arthur Weant, whom she married December 20, 1947, and her son, Rev. Gary Alan Weant.
She is survived by her daughter‑ in‑ law, Linda Morgan Weant of Lincolnton; granddaughter, Rebekah Weant Costello and husband, Michael of Chicago, IL; Grandson, Jonathan Alan Weant and wife, Laura of Boone, NC, great‑ grandchildren, Andrew and Lydia Costello of Chicago, IL, and Bethany and Lukas Weant of Boone, NC; and step‑ brother, Roy Lee Corl and wife, Deborah.
The family will greet friends and relatives on Thursday, April 5, 2018, 2:00 pm ‑ 2:45 pm at Organ Lutheran Church, Salisbury, NC.
The funeral service will be held at 3:00 pm on Thursday, April 5, in Organ Lutheran Church with Rev. Carlin Ours, officiating.
Burial will follow in Organ Lutheran Church Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Organ Lutheran Church Memorial Fund, 1515 Organ Church Road, Salisbury, NC 28146 or Philadelphia Lutheran Church, 1910 Philadelphia Church Road, Dallas, NC 28034.
Powles Staton Funeral Home of Rockwell is assisting the Weant family. Online condolences may be made at www.powlesfuneralhome.com.
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