Weitz, Margene O.
Margene O. (Magray) Weitz, 83, Green Bay resident, died peacefully after a long illness on Tuesday evening, March 11, 2014. She was born on March 21, 1930, in Milwaukee to the late Fred and Olive (Isaacson) Magray. On October 25, 1947, she was married to LeRoy Weitz in West Allis. He preceded her in death in 2005. Margene like gardening, bird watching and reading. She volunteered at United Methodist Church in Cedarburg, WI while she and LeRoy still lived in Grafton, WI. Margene was easy going, loving and always kept the peace between people.
Margene is survived by three children, Lee Weitz, Green Bay; Dale (Linda) Weitz, Plover; Wendy Weitz-Markham, Green Bay; grandchildren, Brian Weitz, Evan Weitz, and Eric Weitz; sisters, Dolly (Glen) Bernau, Money Creek, MN; Toody Nelson, Alaska; brother, Marvin Magray, Alaska; brother-in-law, Russell (Grace) Weitz, Florida; and many other relatives and friends.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Catharine Weitz; twin older brothers, Donald and Duwayne Magray; infant brother, Frederick; sister, Yvonne; brother-in-law, Jay Nelson; sister-in-law, Luella (Virgil) Keister; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Frank and Laura Block.
Friends may call at the Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E. Mason St., on Saturday, March 15, 2014 from 10 to 11 a.m. Memorial service 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home with Rev. Dave Wilkinson officiating. Inurnment will take place at the Allouez Chapel Mausoleum. Online condolences may be expressed at www.prokowall.com.
In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, a memorial fund is being established.
The family would like to thank Kindred Hearts for all of their care and compassion.
Proko Wall Funeral Home
1630 East Mason Street Green Bay, WI 54302
Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Mar. 13 to Mar. 14, 2014