Friday, July 29, 2011

Marie Edith Moe

Ms. Marie E. Moe, 97, passed away peacefully at Lincoln Village Convalescent Center on Friday, July 29, 2011.

Marie was born in Racine to the late William and Catherine (nee: Rieser) Voelzke on August 26, 1913. She had lived in Racine all her life. Marie had met Kenneth Moe as they both attended the Racine Vocational School at age 15. They dated for 11 years and united in marriage in Racine on June 29, 1940. They were inseparable until he preceded her in death on February 7, 2005.

Marie was a faithful member of Pentecostal Lutheran Church. She was a very personable person and cared for other people. Marie also had a great warm sense of humor. She loved to tell her family history to the younger generations and was an avid animal lover.

Marie will be dearly missed by her many nieces and nephews, great-nieces and nephews and great-great nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends. She was also preceded in death by her sister and brother.

Funeral ceremony will be held at the Wilson Funeral Home on Monday, August 1, 2011, at 10 a.m. with both Rev. Luke Jacob and Rev. Milan Babel officiating. Private entombment will be held at Graceland Cemetery Crypts. Relatives and friends may meet with the family from 9 a.m. until the time of ceremony. Memorials may be directed to Pentecostal Lutheran Church.

The Moe family would like to thank the staff at Lincoln Village Convalescent Center and Hospice Alliance for their tender-loving care to Marie through out the years.

Wilson Funeral Home
1212 Lathrop Ave., Racine  262-634-3361

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