Virginia Louise Kohlenberg

Virginia Louise Kohlenberg

Female 1932 - 2016  (83 years)
Person ID: I35 


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  • Name Virginia Louise Kohlenberg  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Relationshipwith Jeffrey Scott Vitter
    Born 2 Nov 1932  Louisburg, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    • At home on the farm south of Louisburg.
    Gender Female 
    Died 25 Apr 2016  North Pointe Nursing Home, Paola, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Buried Wagstaff Cemetery, Chiles, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Notes 
    • Brown hair, green eyes.
    Siblings
     1. Lois Mae Kohlenberg (ID:I65)
     2. Helen Rose Kohlenberg (ID:I64)

    Parents

    Family ID: F29 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  
    Father William August Kohlenberg (ID:I62),   b. 20 Mar 1909, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1988, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Leta Mae Grimes (ID:I63),   b. 15 Mar 1912, Middle Creek, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1992, Olathe Medical Center, Olathe, Johnson, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 10 Oct 1931  Parents' home, Middle Creek, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    William August Kohlenberg and Leta Mae Grimes
    William August Kohlenberg and Leta Mae Grimes
    Reference Number 10991 

    Family 1

    Family ID: F3 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart 30 Mar 2021   
    Husband 1 Robert Oran Weaver (ID:I34),   b. 6 May 1928, Wagstaff, Marysville, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1989, East barn, Weaver Homestead, Ten Mile, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 16 Nov 1952  First Presbyterian Church, Paola, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Reference Number 1607 
    Children 
      1. Katherine Ann Weaver (ID:I36)
      2. Sharon Louise Weaver (ID:I2),   b. 24 Mar 1955, Gardner, Johnson, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
      3. John Robert Weaver (ID:I37)
      4. Donald William Weaver (ID:I38)
      5. Jerry Alan Weaver (ID:I39)

    Family 2

    Family ID: F28 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart 30 Mar 2021   
    Husband 2 Welby Edward Knop (ID:I61),   b. 20 Apr 1924, Chiles, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 2021, Vintage Park Nursing Home, Louisburg, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Married 16 Mar 1991  Elm Grove Baptist Church, Chiles, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Reference Number 1729 

    Other Personal Events

    Description Brown hair, blue-green eyes 
    FindAGrave.com Memorial ID 161725358  [4
    Reference Number 35 
    Residence 1935  Middle Creek, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1940  Middle Creek, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head: Daughter 
    Residence Between 1963 and 1991  26150 Block Road, Marysville, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence Between 1991 and 2015  Louisburg, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 25 Apr 2016 
  • Event Map

    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Nov 1932 - Louisburg, Miami, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Between 1963 and 1991 - 26150 Block Road, Marysville, Miami, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Between 1991 and 2015 - Louisburg, Miami, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Wagstaff Cemetery, Chiles, Miami, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
  • Photos
    1956 VirginiaWeaver Evelyn and Tony Tomacci Bea and Christie McCoy Louise Holman
    Mary Grimes Stegers, Beulah Grimes Rogers, Leta Mae Grimes Kohlenberg
    Maude Wren William Kohlenberg holding Virginia August Kohlenberg
    Virginia Louise Kohlenberg Knop
    Virginia Kohlenberg
    Virginia and Lois Kohlenberg
    Leta Mae Grimes with daughters
    Virginia Louise Kohlenberg Weaver Knop
    Virginia Louise Kohlenberg 8th Grade
    Mom, Mario, Welby, Luigi, Lawrence, KS
    Virginia Lois Helen growing up
    November 22, 1994 Virginia and Welby Knop
    Jeff & Sharon's Wedding
    1989 Weaver Christmas at Elm Grove Baptist Church
    Our first Christmas without Daddy. (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    Kohlenberg cousins
    Left to right:
    front row:
    Jimmy Kohlenberg, Helen Kohlenberg, Eldon Kohlenberg
    back row:
    Winona Kohlenberg, Lois Kohlenberg, Virginia Kohlenberg (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    1956 Virginia Weaver Bertha Bowes Bea McCoy Evelyn Tomacci Jessie Witt Kathy Weaver wearing Grandma's shoes
    (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    May 1989 -- Virginia, Leta Mae, Lois, and Helen Kohlenberg
    Leta Mae (Grimes) Kohlenberg women! (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    Robert and Virginia Weaver and Family
    Front: Sharon, Robert, Virginia, Kathy Back: Jerry, Don, John, Roxane (Gonser) (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    Jessie Weaver and Ryan Ashby Wedding Day
    Row 1: Ryan Ashby and Jessica Louise Weaver Ashby Row: 2: John and Roxane Weaver, Couple 1, Ryan's mom and partner Third row: ?,?,?,? Fourth Row:?, Welby and Virginia Knop, Steve Steele Back Row: Ian Robert Weaver, ?, Sharon Weaver Vitter, Katherine Weaver Steele, Keith Prothe, Babs Gonser, Laura Gonser Prother, Prothe son (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    Virginia and Lois Kohlenberg Sisters
    (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    Dean and Helen (Kohlenberg) Slyter and Lois and Orval Matney
    (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    Virginia Knop and Lois Matney, Sisters Visit
    (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    Robert Oran Weaver and Virginia Louis Kohlenberg Wedding Day 11-16-1952
    (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    Robert and Virginia Wedding Day Group 11-16-1952
    Front Row left to right: Glenn Witt, Byron Manchester, Jessie Kamel, Flower Girl Linda McDonald, Lillian Kramel, Helen Rose Kohlenberg, Jimmy Kohlenberg Back Row: Clifford Witt, Welby Knop, Robert O. Weaver, Virginia Louise (Kohlenberg) Weaver, Lois Mae Kohlenberg, Gloria Meyer (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    Robert Weaver with Sam Don's Dog in Sunglasses at Weaver Homestead
    (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    Christmas 1988 Elm Grove Baptist Church
    Our last Christmas Celebration with Danny (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    Nathan Weaver KU Graduation with Grandma and Maria
    (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    William Kohlenberg with his daughters, Virginia, Lois, and Helen
    (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    ROW Acres Weaver Farm
    Family Farm at 26150 Block Road before the white barn was hit by a tornado and the old tin shed was hit by strong winds. (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    1961 -- Kathy Virginia Don Robert John Sharon Family Photo
    (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    Helen E. Kohlenberg with nieces and nephews
    Left to right: Virginia and Lois(Bill), Jimmy (Clarence), Winona and Eldon(Ernest) Helen E. Kohlenberg holding Helen Rose(Bill) (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    Documents
    Kohlenberg Weaver Wedding Party Witnesses Document
    Kohlenberg Weaver Wedding Party Witnesses Document
    Headstones
    Weaver Robert Oran Headstone
    Weaver Robert Oran Headstone
    Robert Oran Weaver
    Robert Oran Weaver
    Histories
    Martin Samuel Weaver: Kansas Homesteader
    Martin Samuel Weaver: Kansas Homesteader
    Sharon (née Weaver) Vitter's paternal great grandfather Martin Weaver, from a family of 18 children, forged the way from Holmes County, Ohio to Miami County, Kansas and established today's Weaver Homestead in suburban Kansas City.

  • Source Citations

    1. [S1151] 1940 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.;), Year: 1940; Census Place: Middle Creek, Miami, Kansas; Roll: m-t0627-01246; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 61-4.
      1940 United States Federal Census
      Year: 1940; Census Place: Middle Creek, Miami, Kansas; Roll: m-t0627-01246; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 61-4 (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)


    2. [S362] U.S., Obituary Collection, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Miami County Repbulic; Publication Place: Paola, Kansas, USA; URL: http://www.republic-online.com/obituaries/article_12e58bbe-71d0-5bef-a7db-1962c60173ea.html.
      Virginia Weaver Knop

      1932-2016

      Virginia Weaver Knop, 83, Louisburg, passed away April 25, 2016, at North Point Nursing Home in Paola.

      She was born Virginia Louise Kohlenberg on Nov. 2, 1932, to William “Bill” August and Leta Mae Grimes Kohlenberg of rural Louisburg.

      Virginia graduated from Louisburg High School in 1950 and then attended the Kansas City Secretarial School. She worked as a secretary at Equitable Life Insurance and Kansas City Power and Light.

      Virginia married Robert Oran Weaver on Nov. 16, 1952, at the First Presbyterian Church in Paola.

      They resided in Kansas City, Mo., until they moved to Wagstaff in February, 1954. They moved nearby to the Weaver Family Homestead in 1963.

      Robert Oran Weaver preceded her in death on December 19, 1989.

      Virginia and Robert had five children: Katherine Ann Weaver Steele (Steven) of Topeka, Sharon Louise Weaver Vitter (Jeffrey) of University, Miss., John Robert Weaver (Roxane Gonser) of Goodyear, Ariz., Donald William Weaver (Louise Schwartz — deceased, Felicia Mickam Jenkins) of Metairie, La., and Jerry Alan Weaver (Stacey Walters) of Paola.

      Virginia married Welby Edward Knop on March 16, 1991, at the Elm Grove Baptist Church, Paola. He resides at their home in Louisburg.

      Virginia is survived by her husband; five children; 15 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two sisters; nieces; nephews; and many friends.

      Her grandchildren are Jessica Weaver Ashby (Ryan), Ian Weaver, Jillian Vitter, J. Scott Vitter Jr., Audrey Vitter, Aaron Weaver (Heather Nava), Nathan Weaver (Maria Martinez), Bryan Weaver, Ross Jenkins, Max Jenkins (Abigail), Regan Jenkins, Kayla Callahan (Tommy), Emily Weaver, Kurt Weaver and Cory Weaver.

      Her great grandchildren are Ava Ashby, Harvin Weaver, McKinley Callahan and Kayden Weaver.

      Her sisters are Lois Kohlenberg Matney (Orville) and Helen Kohlenberg Slyter (Dean).

      Services are pending.

      In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Virginia Knop Memorial Fund at Elm Grove Baptist Church, 15375 W. 247th St., Paola, KS 66071.
      https://www.republic-online.com/obituaries/article_12e58bbe-71d0-5bef-a7db-1962c60173ea.html

    3. [S1251] Find A Grave, Virginia Louise Kohlenberg Knop.
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/161725358/virginia-louise-knop
      Weaver Robert Oran Headstone
      Weaver Robert Oran Headstone


    4. [S1251] Find A Grave, Robert Oran Weaver.
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/58007371/robert-oran-weaver
      Weaver Robert Oran Headstone
      Weaver Robert Oran Headstone
      Robert Oran Weaver
      Robert Oran Weaver


    5. [S307] Family Database of Vitter-Weaver Family, Jeffrey & Sharon Vitter, (Name: Self; Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA; Date: Since 1996;), Martin Samuel Weaver: Kansas Homesteader.
      Sharon (née Weaver) Vitter's paternal great grandfather Martin Weaver, from a family of 18 children, forged the way from Holmes County, Ohio to Miami County, Kansas and established today's Weaver Homestead in suburban Kansas City.
      https://vitter.org/familytree/histories/MartinSamuelWeaver.php