March 5, 1934 - June 5, 2013
Frank G. Weaver passed away peacefully with his family by his side, on June 5, 2013 at Renown Medical Center. Frank was born March 5, 1934 in Caliente, Nevada to James and Minta Weaver. Frank graduated high school at Carlin High School, furthering his education at Western Nevada Community College for the next 4 years, receiving an Associate Degree.
Frank joined the U. S. Navy, a career that lasted 31 years. His last tour of duty being at Fallon Naval Air Station, working in the Admin Department for the CO of the base .
After his retirement he worked for a few years at Western Nevada College. Frank was a member of the American Legion and the VFW. He loved the outdoors and spent time fishing, and hunting. Kids were always welcome with Frank, and he taught many how to fish. He loved spending time with his family and many friends. He was a very loved and respected man, admired by many. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Preceded in death by his parents and 10 siblings. Frank is survived by his wife of 51 years, Marcela Weaver; daughters, Denise Tarantino, Kathryn Weaver; brother, Robert Kennedy of Costa Rica; grandchildren, Marcos, Marcela, Cody and Jacob; great-grandchild, Marc; numerous nieces and nephews residing in Nevada and California.
A Celebration of Frank’s life with full Military Honors will be held on Friday, June 14, 2013 at The Gardens Chapel at 11 a.m.
Donations may be made in Frank’s memory to the Department of Fish and Wildlife, 380 West B Street Fallon, NV. 89406.
Arrangements are under the direction of The Gardens Funeral Home, 2949 Austin Highway Fallon, NV 89406, (775) 423-8928.