Mary Elizabeth “Mamie” Myers, 93, of Angola, Indiana passed away on Monday, July 13, 2020 at Northern Lakes Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Angola, Indiana.
Mary was born on February 21, 1927 to Lundy “L.D.” and Blanche (Miser) Kyle in Auburn, Indiana where she spent her early childhood before moving to Angola with her parents and sisters.
She leaves behind five children, Thomas (Brenda) Rose of Hamilton, Indiana, Douglas Franze of Ray, Michigan, Deva Diane Warstler of Mongo, Indiana, Denise (Scott) Birely of Columbia City, Indiana and Rex (Marina) Franze of Pleasant Lake, Indiana, 14 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. Also surviving is her sister Doris “Dodie” Benhour of Indiana.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, George Myers and sister, Jan Brinkerhoff.
Mary had a lovely spirited singing voice and would share her talent at weddings, funerals and the church choir.
She was an active member of the Angola Moose Lodge Auxiliary and the Angola American Legion Post 31 Auxiliary.
Most notably Mary had worked at the then Tri-State University for 25 years as a secretary. She was a people person and had many friends.
After her retirement she continued to be active, gardening, traveling and enjoying her grandchildren. She was a voracious reader and loved corresponding with friends.
Her life was full of simple pleasures and love and pride for her family. She will be missed.
Funeral Services will be at 11:00 AM on Friday, July 17, 2020 at the Weicht Funeral Home in Angola, Indiana with Pastor Mike Smith officiating.
Visitation will be from 10-11 AM on Friday prior to the service at the funeral home.
Burial will be in Mount Zion Cemetery, Steuben County, Indiana.
Memorials in Mary’s name may be made to the Angola Moose Lodge Auxiliary or to the Angola American Legion Post 31 Auxiliary.
For everyone’s safety, please use good judgment in the length of your visit or if you are not feeling well please go on the funeral home website and sign the guestbook with your condolences. Please practice social distancing in the funeral home and parking areas.
Charitable donations may be made in Mary's memory to the following organizations:
Angola American Legion Post 31 Auxiliary
Angola Moose Lodge Auxiliary