Tatum K. Violand

April 21, 2001 ‒ July 16, 2001

Delaware, Ohio

Tatum Kennedy Violand, infant daughter of Wendy Marshall and Aaron Violand of Delaware, Ohio, died on Monday, July 16, 2001 at Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.

She was born on April 21, 2001 at Riverside Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. Tatum passed away peacefully in the presence of her loving family and close friends. They are comforted by the knowledge that she is in a better place in God’s hand.

In her short life, she was known for her spunk and was loved and cherished by all who knew her. Her neonatal nurses spoke of her as their little princess.

Awaiting her in Heaven with open and loving arms are her great-grandpa: Weldon, Her great-aunt: Linda as well as many other family members.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her twin brother: William Jeffrey Violand, Maternal Grandparents: Pamela and Thomas Hall of Roseville, CA, John Marshall of Delaware, Ohio, Paternal Grandparents: Sharon & Basil Violand of Massillon, Ohio, Maternal Great-grandmothers: Dixie E. Weldon, Warren, PA, Jean Marshall of Marengo, Paternal Great-grandmothers: Mildred Violand of Louisville, OH, Rita Jordon of Massillon, OH, Uncle: Jeffrey Weldon Marshall, Aunts: Heather Violand of Massillon, Darci (Tim) Thompson of Barnesville, as well as many other relatives. “Tator Tot”will be especially missed by her namesakes: Susan and Bob Kennedy of Delaware, Ohio.

The family will hold a private memorial service. Burial will be in the family cemetery in Laona, New York. DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home in Delaware are assisting with the arrangements.

Memorial contributions: NICU at Riverside, 3535 Olentangy River Rd., Columbus, Ohio 43214 and Children’s Hospitals, P.O. Box 16810, Columbus, Ohio 43272, March of Dimes, or Delaware County Library.