BLACK RIVER, N.Y. (WWNY) - Kerri “Olivia” Weidner Hayworth, 55, passed away peacefully in her sleep on October 1, 2019 in Lincoln City, Oregon where she has resided.
She was born on June 26, 1964, in Sharon, CT, daughter of Warren and Marjorie Weidner. Kerri grew up in Black River, NY and following high school moved to Delaware where she attended the University of Delaware and received a degree in Agricultural Economics. She then received a fellowship to University of Oregon and earned a degree in Environmental Economics.
She married Gary Hayworth in 1992, the marriage ended in divorce.
She is survived by her former husband, her beloved parents, Warren and Marjorie Weidner, Black River, a brother and sister-in-law, Kevin (Tina) Weidner, and three sisters, Kristine Weidner, CT, Kim Weidner, FL, and Kassandra Gyimesi, CO, many nieces and nephews, and her dearest friend Carol Gebo, Great Bend .
Kerri loved God, her horses, her dogs, and all of nature.
A Memorial Service will be held 2 p.m. November 2, 2019 at the Black River United Methodist Church, Black River.
Donations may be made to ASPCA or the Sally Ploof Hunter Memorial Library 101 Public Works Dr., Black River, NY 13612.
Online condolences may be made at www.brucefh.com