Wava L. (Maggert) Woolard

September 16, 1945 ~ June 13, 2020 (age 74)


Wava L. Woolard, age 74, of North Pole, Alaska, died Saturday, June 13th, 2020, at The Carlyle at Stonebridge Park, in Southlake, Texas.

Wava was born September 16th, 1945 , in Auburn, to Forrest B. and Francis R. (Reed) Maggert.  Wava married Warren B. Woolard on September 8th, 1972, in Auburn, IN and he survives in North Pole, Alaska.

Wava graduated from Garrett High School in 1963, where she was a member of the Cheerleading Squad.  After moving to Alaska in the early 70’s, Wava became the cheerleading coach for the school’s first cheerleading squad in Anderson, Alaska.

Wava was a school board member for the Denali Borough (Alaska) for multiple decades before retiring in 2002. She was also a volunteer at the local school in Anderson, Alaska supporting education and athletics.  Wava was a member at North Star Baptist Church in Anderson, Alaska were she also served as treasurer.

Wava lived a full life and loved her family dearly.

Survived by her husband of 47 years, Warren (Bruce) Woolard of North Pole, Alaska.

Son: Joseph S. Weimer & daughter-in-law, Tina Weimer of North Pole, Alaska

Son: Christopher Thomas Weimer & Daughter-in-law, Janette Marie Weimer of Southlake, Tx

Granddaughters: Paige Marie Weimer & Emily Nicole Weimer of Southlake, Tx

Granddaughters: Vivian Marie Kelly & Jessica Leeann Weimer of North Pole, Alaska

Grandsons: Christopher Thomas Weimer & Michael Jonathon Weimer of North Pole, Alaska

Great-granddaughters: Sierah Weimer, Kiah Weimer, and Nicole Kelly of North Pole, Alaska

Great-grandsons: Cody Lane and Joseph Jeremy Phillips of North Pole, Alaska

Brother: Clayton Maggert, Garrett, IN

Sisters: Mary (Royce) Higgins of Garrett; Eleanor (Doddie) Perucca of Garrett, Juanita Kline of Auburn, and Carolyn Creager of Garrett. 

Sister-in-law: Margie Maggert, Garrett, IN

Many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her Father,  Forrest Maggert, her mother Frances (Reed) Maggert; Brother, William (Bill) Maggert; Brother, Richard (Sam) Maggert; Brother, Clifford (Hoggie) Maggert; Brother, Melvin (Jake) Maggert; Brother Ralph (Bootie) Maggert; Sister-in-law Helen Maggert; Brother-in-law Michael Perucca; Brother-in-law, Roy (Rosie) Creager.

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Private Services

Christian Union Cemetery
4466 C.R. 7
Garrett, IN 46738

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