Mary Maurine Baker Wier, 101, passed away Sunday, February 17, 2013. She was born February 16, 1912, in Lacon, Illinois, to the late Phillip Owen and Ethel Baldwin Baker. Maurine graduated from Lacon High School in 1930. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Titusville, a long-time member of the Titusville Women's Club and volunteered for the Jess Parrish Hospital Auxiliary for many years. A loving mother and grandmother, she will be deeply missed.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Truman Harold Wier; brother, William A. Baker; and grandson, Richard L. Wier. Survivors include her four sons, Ronald L. Wier, Phillip G. Wier (Lois), William S. Wier (Shari) and Stephen H. Wier (Debra); 12 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 4:00 pm until 7:00 pm on Wednesday, February 20, 2013, at North Brevard Funeral Home in Titusville. Funeral services and burial will be held in Lacon, Illinois.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Parrish Medical Center Auxiliary. Online condolences may be shared at www.northbrevardfuneralhome.com.
Published in FLORIDA TODAY on Feb. 19, 2013