Longtime Kenai resident Annabelle Tweedy died Friday, March 28, 2003, at Central Peninsula General Hospital in Soldotna. She was 83.
Memorial services will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of the Angels Catholic Church in Kenai. Following the memorial service, the family will receive friends in the church hall. There will be a scattering of ashes at the Tweedy residence, where they will scatter Annabelle's and her husband, Allen's, ashes.
Mrs. Tweedy was born Aug. 25, 1919, in Lincoln, Neb. She grew up in Glenwood Springs, Colo. She married Allen Tweedy on May 4, 1948. She and her husband moved to Alaska from Los Angeles in 1960 with their young son, George.
Mrs. Tweedy spent her younger years in the banking and restaurant industries. She started City Bank in Kenai and helped start the National Bank of Alaska in Kenai.
She was a charter member of the local Petroleum Wives. Mrs. Tweedy also enjoyed spending time with family, friends and her dog, Koobie.
Mrs. Tweedy was preceded in death by her husband.
She is survived by her son, George Tweedy; grandchildren, Nina Marion and her husband, Darrin, Kyle Tweedy, Natasha Lott and her husband, Michael, and Bria Tweedy; and great-grandchildren, Shaleenah, Casey and Neil Marion, Brian and Courtney Tweedy and Michael Jr. and Roman Lott.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial donation may be sent to the American Red Cross or a letter written to U.S. troops.
Arrangements were made by Peninsula Memorial Chapel.
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