Mary Wells

Wells, Mary E.

Mary E. Wells, 96, a former Manitowoc resident died Tuesday morning, March 26, 2013, in Corpus Christi, Texas.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at Villa Maria. Officiating at the Mass of Christian Burial will be Rev. Burke with burial to follow at a later date in Evergreen Cemetery.

She was born July 12, 1916, in Manitowoc, daughter of the late Charles and Anna Glysch Ziarnick. She married Emil J. Wells, September 4, 1937. The couple resided in Manitowoc and in 1991, they moved to Corpus Christi, Texas. He preceded her in death, June 28, 2008. Mary worked at Kresge's Dept. Store and was a homemaker. She was a member of St. Mary's Church and St. Andrew's in Manitowoc and Most Precious Blood Catholic Church in Corpus Christi, Texas.

Mary enjoyed family, friends, church, sewing and gardening.

Survivors include one son, Robert Wells of Albuquerque, N.M.; one granddaughter, Deanne P. Wells, of Corpus Christi, Texas; two great-grandchildren, Amanda N. Mathews and Michael A. Laurel.

Mary was preceded in death by son, Richard C. Wells and daughter, Patricia Ann Wells. She was also surrounded by many friends and other close extended family.

Friends may send cards to Funeraria Del Angel-Memorial Holly, 3442 Holly Road, Corpus Christi, Texas 78415.

Please visit to offer condolences and sign guestbook.

Funeral Home

Funeraria Del Angel - Memorial Holly
3442 Holly Road Corpus Christi, TX 78415
(361) 857-6291

Published in Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter on Apr. 2, 2013