Of Arlington, VA, passed away on January 8, 2013. Born in Malta, MT on April 5, 1929. She attended the University of Montana, where she became a lifelong member of Alpha Phi, and also attended The New York Institute of Merchandising. Beloved wife of over 50 yeares to the late J. J. Wuerthner, whom she married in New York City. They lived in Connecticut; and Springfield, VA where Mrs. Wuerthner enjoyed activities in the Republican Women's Committee, St. Paul's altar guild, and employment at Mount Vernon.
She is survived by her sons, John (Joan) and Mark (Barbara), daughter, Susanne (David),
and grandson, Jeffrey. Interment services will be held at Arlington National Cemetery on Friday, October 4, 2013 at 11 a.m. with family and friends gathering in Administration Building by 10:30 a.m.

Published in The Washington Post on Oct. 2, 2013