Louise Mar

November 16, 1931September 4, 2019

11/16/1931 to 09/04/19 Born in San Francisco, Louise was the second daughter of James and Elizabeth Wong. After her marriage to Joseph Albert Mar in 1963, they lived in Fresno and raised their family. She was active with Our Lady of Victory Altar Society, volunteered at Nancy Hinds Hospice and was a member of the Fresno Fiber Guild. Her first passion has always been her family. In addition, Louise loved sewing, knitting, and dress design and was always impeccably attired.

Louise is survived by her husband, AI, daughter, JoAnne, and son, Larry, grandchildren Natalie and Matthew, her sister, Francis (Chester), her brother-in-law, Robert Mah (Adeline) and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held at Whitehurst, Sullivan, Burns and Blair Funeral Home at 1525 E. Saginaw Way on Monday, September 9, 2019 between 4 and 7 p.m. followed by Recitation of the Holy Rosary at 7:00 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church at 2835 N West Ave on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at St Peter's Cemetery at 264 N. Blythe Ave.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Nancy Hinds Hospice or your favorite charity.


  • Visitation Monday, September 9, 2019
  • Rosary Service Monday, September 9, 2019
  • Mass of Chirstian Burial Tuesday, September 10, 2019
  • Graveside Service Tuesday, September 10, 2019


Louise Mar

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Sister Emily Demuth C.S.C.

September 6, 2019

Dear Members of Louise Mar's family , husband and daughter and all other family members and friends. My prayers have been and will continue to be with you during these days. I am so grateful that I had th opportunity to meet and pray with her and her devoted husband and daughter at her bedside at St. Agnes. May you experience God's abiding love and peace.
Sister Emily C.SC .