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Rex B. Weaver

June 21, 2022

Rex B. Weaver, 53, of Fort Wayne formerly of Noblesville, passed away Tuesday, June 21, 2022 after a long battle with cancer. 

He was born in Fort Wayne, son of the late Noble Weaver and Joanne Weaver who survives. 

Mr. Weaver graduated from South Side High School and earned his bachelors degree from Purdue University and his MBA from the University of Phoenix.  His happy place was traveling to a beach, playing water volleyball or going to a casino.  He was an avid fan of the Dallas Cowboys and Indiana Hoosier Basketball. 

Survivors include his three siblings Deb Weaver, Mike (Dianna) Weaver and Jeff (Teri) Weaver; two nieces Joanna (Damon) Smith and Jennifer Goss/Crouse; two great nephews Tre (Saundra) Green and Derek Smith; great-niece Baleigh (Seth) Cave; great-great nieces and nephews; along with several aunts, uncles, and many friends. 

He was preceded in death by his sister Brenda Weaver. 

Services are scheduled to be held at 11 a.m., Monday, June 27, 2022 at FairHaven Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 6557 N. Clinton Street, with calling one hour prior.  A calling is also scheduled to be held on Sunday, June 26, 2022 from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the funeral home.  Burial will take place in Sparta Cemetery, Kimmell, Indiana. 

Memorials may be made to Cancer Services of NE Indiana.