Mary L. Witz, age 80 years, of Mauston and formerly of Wonewoc, Wisconsin, passed away on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at Gundersen Lutheran Hospital in La Crosse.
She was born on September 8, 1938 to Herbert and Leona (Hochmuth) Mueller in Reedsburg, Wisconsin and graduated from the Wonewoc High School. Mary was united in marriage to Billy Witz on October 3, 1959 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Wonewoc. They lived most of their married lives in Wonewoc. He preceded her in death on October 21, 1998.
Mary was a hair stylist operating a beauty shop in Wonewoc for many years. She was a very outgoing person and made friends very quickly. She enjoyed crafting, playing Bridge and Chinese Checkers, catalog shopping and was a very good cook. She assisted with genealogy research at the Wonewoc Public Library and was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church.
Survivors include her children, Steven (Terry) Witz of Willow Springs, North Carolina and Shelly Greeley-Harper (Anthony Harper) of Sun Prairie; three grandchildren, Josh, Tony and Nicole; two Great Grandchildren; brother, Earl (Christine) Mueller and sister, Ethel Degner.
In addition to her husband, Billy; she was preceded in death by her Parents and a brother-in-law, Ernie Degner.
Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Wonewoc, with Rev. Peter Snyder officiating. Burial will be in the St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery. Friends may call at the Church on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The Picha Funeral Home in Wonewoc is assisting with arrangements.