Madeline Alberta Werle

October 20, 1927December 29, 2018

Madeline Alberta Werle, age 91, of Marietta, was called home on Saturday, December 29, 2018. She was born in St. Louis, Missouri on October 20, 1927 to the late Viola and Harry Walters.

Madeline enjoyed cooking and gardening. She was a very talented seamstress and often sewed clothing for her family. As a philanthropist, Mrs. Werle constantly gave to many charities. Most of all, Madeline had a great passion and devotion to her family and enjoyed raising her children and many other members of her family.

Madeline will be reunited with her parents, Viola and Harry Walters; husband, Earl William Werle Jr; son, Matthew Werle; and brothers, Robert Walters and Jack Walters. She leaves to cherish in her memory, sons, Michael Werle and his wife Jo Ann, Mark Werle, Chris Werle; daughters, Denise Chaffin, Jo Ann Cullen and her husband Dan; brothers, Bud Walters and his wife Nancy, Richard Walters and his wife Rosie; sisters, Maryann Taschler and her husband Rich, Susie Arnold and her husband Larry; Many grandchildren , many great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild.

The family of Madeline Werle will receive friends for a visitation on Thursday, January 3, 2019 from 5PM to 9PM. A funeral mass will be held on Friday, January 4, 2019 at 10:30AM at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Pine Ridge Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Madeline’s memory may be made to the Dystonia Medical Research Foundation at


  • Visitation Thursday, January 3, 2019
  • Funeral Mass Friday, January 4, 2019

Madeline Alberta Werle

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