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Mary Tenge Witzig
  • 82 years old
  • Date of birth: Oct 3, 1932
  • Date of passing: Jun 3, 2015
Let the memory of Mary be with us forever
This memorial website was created in memory of our loved one, Mary Witzig, 82, born on October 3, 1932 and passed away on June 3, 2015. We will remember her forever.
Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Sheila Serpa on 3rd October 2016

"I woke up with a heartfelt sense of loss this morning remembering dear Mary on her birthday. She will truly be 'forever missed'. I was blessed to have known her. Hugs to her family."

This tribute was added by Mary Lou Gervie on 3rd June 2016

"Mary was my very special friend and I miss her more than words can tell. I have her special angel statute on my dresser and I think of her watching over all of us.  She was just that way - caring, loving and thinking of others before herself.  Oh, how I miss her!"

This tribute was added by Anne Blewitt on 3rd June 2016

"Look at Mary's picture on my desk every day.  Still miss her but feel fortunate to have had such a wonderful friend in my life. She was a very special person.  Anne Blewitt"

This tribute was added by suzanne witzig on 3rd June 2016

"My sweet Mother... Have you really been gone one year?
How I miss your presence in my life."

This tribute was added by Sheila Serpa on 3rd June 2016

"As I remember and pay tribute to the sweetest angel today, my heart
is still filled with the sadness of missing you and the joy of having known you. Thank you dear Mary ....your spirit will always be with me."

This tribute was added by Anne Blewitt on 5th October 2015

"Still  miss Mary, and remembering so many happy times we shared together.  A very special person. Love to all of her family. ANNE"

This tribute was added by suzanne witzig on 3rd October 2015

"Happy Birthday to my sweet Mother.
Not a day goes by that I don't have you in my heart.
Life is do different without you."

This tribute was added by Sheila Serpa on 3rd October 2015

"I am thinking of Mary today on her birthday. I will miss calling her, hearing her sweet laughter, sharing in her joy of life. Her spirit remains strong  and will always bring a smile to my heart."

This tribute was added by Doris Koeppe on 21st July 2015

"I miss you, my dear friend.  You are always in my thoughts.  We shared laughter and tears, joy and sorrow.  
Deepest condolences to the Witzig family.."

This tribute was added by Doris Koeppe on 21st July 2015

"You are greatly missed,dear friend. You are always in my thoughts.
My deepest condolences to the Witzig family."

This tribute was added by Dyana Kimball on 14th July 2015

"Sending lots of love to the extended Witzig family!
Mary was my beloved God Mother and always a warm bright light in my thoughts. Though we were in and out of contact over the years I always felt her love and support. I will always remember our Christmas Eve visits to the house in Hillsborough and the bunnies and beagles! I still have one of the stuffed bunnies she gave me as well as one of the ceramic bunnies I made modeled from one in her home.
She will be dearly missed but never forgotten.
Much love to you all."

This tribute was added by Sharon Chappell on 23rd June 2015

"Dear Denise, I'm so very sorry to hear about the loss of your dearly loved Mother.  Sending our love and best wishes to you and Dan & Nolan and all your family at this very sad time.  We will hope to see you in the next few weeks and you will be in our thoughts daily.
Our best to you and your family, Sharon & John"

This tribute was added by Chuck Mary Lou Gervie on 16th June 2015

"Chuck and I met Mary three years ago when we moved to Mule Lane in Gardnerville, Nevada.  I will miss her as a very good friend. Mary was elegant, gracious, loving and thoughtful.  She always brought me chocolates just for bring in her mail when she was on vacation.  We had teas and luncheons and I miss her dearly.    
Mary Lou"

This tribute was added by Lorraine Liszewski on 16th June 2015

"Dear Suzanne (and Family) -
I wish you enough sun to keep your attitude bright.
I wish you enough rain to appreciate the sun more.
I wish you enough happiness to keep your spirit alive.
I wish you enough pain so that the smallest joys in life appear much bigger.
I wish you enough gain to satisfy your wanting.
I wish you enough loss to appreciate all that you possess.
I wish enough "Hello's" to get you through the final "Good-bye.""

This tribute was added by Sheila Serpa on 13th June 2015

"Dear Mark, Denise, Suzanne and Dan....I feel so blessed to have known your mother.  I will always remember her with such respect, admiration, and love. She had the sweetest laughter and twinkle in her eyes and a gracious, loving spirit like no woman I have ever known. I thank her for so many wonderful memories, many that include all of you as well. When she and I last spoke, only a few weeks ago, she sounded great and was so upbeat. Then she told me "I miss Dick so much". May the thought of their reunion bring you comfort. My heart goes out to you, I share in your sense of loss and deep sadness."

This tribute was added by Colleen Rafferty on 13th June 2015

"Denise, your dear mother was a joy to know and we are so saddened for her parting too soon.  When we met as college roommates, she welcomed me so lovingly into her extended family. She made it easy to feel close to her - she was fun, understanding, giving, had a good heart and joie de vivre! I have so many fond memories of parties, especially Christmas at your Hillsborough home, and get togethers in Incline that your mother made special. And participating in your wedding is one of the best memories of you and Mary - both of you were jubilant, sparkling with happiness through the day and night. I am so glad to have seen you both last year when her infectious smile and laughter embraced me again. Her sparkling smile will last in all our memories forever. Love to you and family, Colleen and family"

This tribute was added by Nancy Richard on 9th June 2015

"Mary was always such a sweet special lady to myself and my mother. We are  so thankful to have been given the chance to have known her for many years. She had a way about her that everyone  loved and she treated everyone with kindness and compassion. She loved her family and all her grandchildren and Mary instilled in them the same kindness.

I know we will see her again and we'll smile and remember the angel in our lives.

My mother and I extend our deepest condolences to the family and my sweet friend Suzanne."

This tribute was added by Anne Blewitt on 9th June 2015

"We met Mary 53 years ago, when we were both newly-weds. Medical practice took us to California, where we were re-united and where Mary and Dick welcomed us generously. There we met Mary's family, to whom she was always lovingly devoted. We had wonderful times in Hillsborough (Mai Tai party, for one), Incline Village and Inverness. Mary was a beautiful person in every way. She loved her family, her friends and, of course, her animals. We were indeed fortunate to have her as a dear friend, and we will truly miss her.
To paraphrase Tennyson,"God's finger touched her, and she slept."

Anne and George Blewitt"

This tribute was added by julie panelli on 8th June 2015

"Mary was such a beautiful, gracious,kind, loving woman.She was always so welcoming to anyone who came into her home. I will always remember her as one of the girls on our Mexican adventures! I think she tried to be the voice of reason, but to no avail! I know her warmth and generosity will be missed by all who knew her. My deepest condolences to my best friend Suzanne and her family."

This tribute was added by Sandra vandevelde on 8th June 2015

"I didn't know her well but did thru her husband who was my doctor for 20 years.  He told me family stories regarding the two of them;  his eyes would sparkle and would have a huge happy grin speaking of her.  I met her a few times at his office.  Then he started started telling me about his four children ....  I loved hearing all if it.  He adored her.   I loved his family.  
Through his stories I deeply cared about her.  
May her children find peace and comfort in these tributes"

This tribute was added by Clare Brown on 7th June 2015

"To Mary, an angel to all who had the privilege to know her. For over 60 years she was my dear friend, Not only was she always a gorgeous woman, but even more, once you knew her well, you forgot her outer beauty since what shone above all else was her inner beauty, kindest, compassion, total loyalty, and deep love for her family and friends. I will miss  her and remember her forever. She is now with the angels in heaven."

This tribute was added by Debra K Reville on 7th June 2015

"Suzanne and family,  It is so sad to know about the loss of your mom!  Thru your words and pictures it is clear she was a very special lady.  Sending BIG hugs and lots of prayers to get you thru this trying time. Blessings to all. Debbie Roberts"

This tribute was added by suzanne witzig on 7th June 2015

"To my Beloved Mother, Eternal light shine through you to those of us missing you so very much.
I am so grateful to you..my beautiful Angel.
Guide us with your Grace.
I love you."


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