Mary L. Burmeister, age 90, of Winona, passed away on Monday, July 28, 2014, at St. Anne Extended Healthcare in Winona.
She was born on September 9, 1923, in Winona, the daughter of Cecil and Mary Ellen “Mayme” (Dugan) Baldwin. She was united in marriage with Fred W. Burmeister on February 9, 1946, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Winona; he preceded her in death on November 12, 2001.
Mary will be remembered as a wonderful homemaker who was a loving wife, mom and grandma. She was an active member of the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in Winona, where she served as a Eucharistic Minister for many years. Mary enjoyed spending her time volunteering for many different organizations in the Winona area, and visiting with her family and friends.
Mary is lovingly survived by her children, Bill (Karen) Burmeister, Buffalo City, Wis.,Fred D. (Helen) Burmeister, West Newton, Minn., Maribeth Michaelis, Winona; John (Kim) Burmeister, Hopkins, Minn.; grandchildren, Aaron (Karen) Burmeister, Molly Christianson, Audra (Ray) Spreeman, Emily Burmeister, Annie Burmeister, Trapper Burmeister, Chris (Jana) Korder, Nathan (Shana) Korder, Claire Burmeister, and Jack Burmeister; great-grandchildren, Samantha and Will Burmeister, Mackenzie, Abigail, and Elizabeth Christianson, Macy Burmeister, and Carson, Samuel, and Devin Korder; as well as other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, and a grandson, Joseph Burmeister.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 31, 2014, in the Chapel of Our Lady at St. Anne Extended Healthcare in Winona. The Reverend Monsignor Richard M. Colletti will officiate.
Mary will be laid to rest in Woodlawn Cemetery.
Visitation will be held in the Chapel of Our Lady at St. Anne Extended Healthcare on Thursday, July 31, 2014, from 1 p.m. until the time of the Mass.
Memorials may be directed to St. Anne Extended Healthcare.
Online condolences or memories may be left for Mary’s family at www.watkowski-mulyck.com.
Entrusted to our care – Watkowski-Mulyck Funeral Home.