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Karla Elaine Hart Weldon, American occupational therapist. Registered and licensed occupational therapist.


Weldon, Karla Elaine Hart was born on July 2, 1935 in Jacksonville, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Arthur Charles and Charlotte Elizabeth (Engelbach) Hart.


Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy, Colorado State University, 1957.


Staff therapist, Lemuel Shattuck Hospital, Boston, 1958-1959;school therapy consultant, Woodford County, Eureka, Illinois, 1980-1981;occupational therapy consultant, Abraham Lincoln Hospital, Lincoln, Illinois, 1982-1983;occupational therapy consultant, Bloomington (Illinois) Nursing and Rehabilitation, 1983-1985;registry/home health, BroMenn Medical Center, Bloomington, 1988-1993;occupational therapy consultant, Mackinaw Valley and District 87 Special Superior vena cava syndrome, Bloomington/Normal, 1989-1990. Board directors First National Bank, Arenzville, Illinois.


Regional leader Camp Fire, Minneapolis and Normal, 1965-1978. Past president, vice president, treasurer, board directors Sweet Adelines International, since 1976. Member Bloomington-Normal Symphony Guild, since 1989.

Member American Occupational Therapy Association, National T.T.T. Society, National Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.) Society (guard), American Association of University Women (board directors 1988-1989), Delta Zeta.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, tennis, music, gourmet cooking, watercolor painting.


Married Robert William Weldon, April 13, 1958. Children: Deborah, Susan, Scott, Cynthia.