Edward Lee Weaver, 78, of Sharpsburg passed away unexpectedly from natural causes on May 12, 2021. He was born on January 6, 1943, in Hagerstown to the late Edward Theodore and Ola Jeanette Morgan Weaver.
After graduating from Boonsboro High School in 1960, Lee earned a Bachelor’s Degree from Shepherd University and later a Master’s Degree from McDaniel’s College. He was a teacher and administrator in the Washington County Public School system for over 40 years until his retirement. Lee then served as an adjunct professor at Shepherd University and continued his long tenure as a Maryland DNR certified Hunter Safety Instructor.
Lee was a long and devoted member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Sharpsburg serving multiple terms on its vestry. Lee was involved throughout his life in numerous organizations including Conococheague Sportsmen’s Club, Washington County Izaak Walton League, McClellan Gun Club, Fulton County Sportsmen’s League, Trout Unlimited, Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, and the Washington County Arts Council.
Lee is survived by his wife, Cindy, of over 51 years, his brother Russell and his wife, Becky, two sons, Chris and his wife, Jennifer, and Jon and his wife, Jamie. He has five grandchildren: Nora Katherine, Adaire Leanne, Declan Gardner, Natalie Reagan, and Edward Winston. Lee also has numerous and loving nephews, nieces, and ‘adopted’ sons.
The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, May 19th at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church at 209 West Main Street, Sharpsburg, Maryland at 4 p.m. officiated by Reverend Connor Newlun. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Paul’s Episcopal Church (to be sent to P.O. Box 364, Sharpsburg, MD 21782 or online at www.stpaulssharpsburg.org). Online condolences may be made to the family at www.osbornefuneralhome.net.
Lee was an avid hunter, fisherman, and artist. He often and very recently said upon reflection of his life and family “I’m a man in full.” May he rest in peace and remain in the memories of the many he so positively influenced.