Myra Nitz (1924 - 2014)

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Nitz, Myra Mabel

Myra Mabel Nitz, age 89, of Green Lake, WI, passed away on Friday, June 20, 2014, at Markesan Resident Home with her loving family by her side.

Myra was born October 19, 1924, in the Town of Metomen, the daughter of William Augusta and Dora (Daehn) Wagner. On June 7, 1947, she married Wilbur Nitz. Myra was self-employed, cleaning various places and also working for Bay View Motel until retirement. She was a member of the Our Saviour's United Church of Christ in Ripon.

Survivors include her four children, Betty Nitz of Green Lake, WI, Mary (Ken) Schmaus of Beaver Dam, WI, Terry Nitz of Green Lake, WI and Amy (Buck) Raymond of Ripon, WI; two grandchildren, Aaron Nordmark of North Fond du Lac, WI and Gretchen (Kevin) Paulus of Ripon, WI; five great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Myra was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Wilbur; one son, Billy; one grandson, Kyle; son-in-law, Don Keller; two brothers, Arnold and Glen Wagner and one sister, Laura Dietzman.

Visitation for Myra will be held on Monday, June 23, 2014, from 4 - 7:00 pm at Butzin-Marchant Funeral Home, 515 Mayparty Dr., Ripon, WI 54971 and again on Tuesday, June 24, 2014, from 10 - 11:00 am at Our Saviour's United Church of Christ, 343 Scott St., Ripon, WI 54971.

Funeral service for Myra will be held on Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at 11:00 am at Our Saviour's United Church of Christ in Ripon. Reverend Dr. Kevin P. Mundell will officiate. Interment will take place at Dartford Cemetery in Green Lake. A memorial is being established.

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Funeral Home
Butzin-Marchant Funeral Home
515 Mayparty Dr Ripon, WI 54971
(920) 748-2623
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Published in Oshkosh Northwestern on June 22, 2014
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