Groton - Wendy L. Lewitz, 46, of Groton, passed from this life on Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, at Apple Rehab in Mystic.
She was born in Norwich, on April 19, 1966, the daughter of J. George Lewitz and Martha (Beswick) Lewitz.
Wendy attended schools in Preston and Groton. She worked for many years with Seabird Enterprises. She was active in local Special Olympics
and Lighthouse VocEd Center activities.
For the past several years Wendy resided at Apple Rehab in Mystic. While there, she had many excellent, loving, caregivers and devoted friends.
She is survived by her mother; sisters, Sharon Janis and husband, Joe, Judy Overton and Trinda Foley and husband, John; she is also survived by her nephew, Dan Foley and his wife, Tricia, and Wendy's niece, Lisa Foley. In addition, she is survived by her loving great-nieces, Ceci and Millie Foley.
She was predeceased by her father, George Lewitz.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at Sacred heart Church in Groton. All are welcome to attend. Burial will be private. There are no calling hours. Guillot Funeral Home, 75 South B. St., Taftville, is in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Wendy's memory to Apple Rehab Mystic, Recreation Dept., 28 Broadway Ave., Mystic, CT 06355.