OBITUARY

Mary Teresa Walters

August 24, 1946June 19, 2018
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Mary Teresa Walters, 71, of Newburgh, IN, formerly of Freelandville, IN passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at Deaconess Gateway Hospital with her family by her side. She was born in Princeton, IN on August 24, 1946 to the late John and Herlinda Weber.

She graduated from Ft. Branch High School and Scranton University School of Design. Mary was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church where she served in the Mature Adult Prayer Group and was a member of Newburgh Women’s Club. She volunteered at Newburgh Area Food Pantry and Mother Theresa’s Treasures and she was the Food Service Director at North Knox High School for 37 years until she retired. She enjoyed going to festivals and markets with her family.

Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Rex Walters, in 2013; and sister, Margie Martin.

She is survived by daughters, Julie Guy of Washington, IN, Teresa Sayre (Mike) of Liberty Township, OH; grandchildren, Shelby Stanley (Matt), Logan Guy, Olivia Sayre, Delaney Sayre; great-grandson, Easton Stanley; sisters, Dolores Ziliak, Kathy Martin; brother, George Weber; several nieces and nephews; as well as companion, Paul Stephens of Newburgh, IN.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:00 AM CST, Monday, June 25, 2018, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church officiated by Fr. John Pfister with burial in St. Bernard Catholic Cemetery at a later date. Friends may visit 4-7 PM CST on Sunday at Alexander Newburgh Chapel.

Memorial contributions may be made to Newburgh Area Food Pantry, 625 Frame Road, Newburgh, IN 47630.

  • FAMILY

  • Julie Guy, Daughter
  • Teresa Sayre (Mike), Daughter
  • Shelby Stanley (Matt), Grandchild
  • Logan Guy, Grandchild
  • Olivia Sayre, Grandchild
  • Delaney Sayre, Grandchild
  • Easton Stanley, Great-Grandson
  • Dolores Ziliak, Sister
  • Kathy Martin, Sister
  • George Weber, Brother
  • Mary is also survived by several nieces and nephews; as well as companion, Paul Stephens of Newburgh, IN.

Services

  • Visitation Sunday, June 24, 2018
  • Mass of Christian Burial Monday, June 25, 2018
REMEMBERING

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Vincennes University Alumni and Foundation Office

June 25, 2018

Our deepest and sincere sympathy goes out to your family at the passing of your dear mother, grandmother and sister. May your memories and the love you shared give you peace and comfort in the days ahead.

Your friends at the Vincennes University Alumni and Foundation Office

Diana Garbers

June 23, 2018

Mary was my classmate at Ft. Branch high school. We reconnected thru our class reunions. Mary was a very sweet and good friend. I will miss her beautiful face and smile...God bless her and her family at this time.
Mike and Diana Garbers

Bryan Purcell

June 23, 2018

So sorry to hear of Mary's passing.
Julie, my love, thoughts and prayers are with you.

Patty Bobe

June 23, 2018

So sad to hear of Mary's passing! Know that she is with Rex again!
I belonged to the Freelandville "Bona Fidelis" club with Mary and my impression of her was a very timid , beautiful woman!
I was married to Jerry Hammelman at the time until his death.
You have my heartfelt sympathy!!

Karen Apple

June 23, 2018

Julie,
I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your Mom. I have very fond memories of seeing her at lunch time. My thoughts are prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time.

Sincerely,
Karen

Connie Wildridge

June 22, 2018

Beautiful Mary. She was such a kind wonderful lady. Have thought of her often over the last several years. Prayers of comfort for her family and loved ones.

Patti Welte

June 20, 2018

My son, Von Lamey, was a classmate of Julie’s. Whenever I would see Mary & Rex at school functions I always thought, what a beautiful, classy lady she was & what a beautiful couple they made🙏

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Biography

Mary Teresa Walters, 71, of Newburgh, IN, formerly of Freelandville, IN passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at Deaconess Gateway Hospital with her family by her side. She was born in Princeton, IN on August 24, 1946 to the late John and Herlinda Weber.

She graduated from Ft. Branch High School and Scranton University School of Design. Mary was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church where she served in the Mature Adult Prayer Group and was a member of Newburgh Women’s Club. She volunteered at Newburgh Area Food Pantry and Mother Theresa’s Treasures and she was the Food Service Director at North Knox High School for 37 years until she retired. She enjoyed going to festivals and markets with her family.

Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Rex Walters, in 2013; and sister, Margie Martin.

She is survived by daughters, Julie Guy of Washington, IN, Teresa Sayre (Mike) of Liberty Township, OH; grandchildren, Shelby Stanley (Matt), Logan Guy, Olivia Sayre, Delaney Sayre; great-grandson, Easton Stanley; sisters, Dolores Ziliak, Kathy Martin; brother, George Weber; several nieces and nephews; as well as companion, Paul Stephens of Newburgh, IN.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:00 AM CST, Monday, June 25, 2018, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church officiated by Fr. John Pfister with burial in St. Bernard Catholic Cemetery at a later date. Friends may visit 4-7 PM CST on Sunday at Alexander Newburgh Chapel.

Memorial contributions may be made to Newburgh Area Food Pantry, 625 Frame Road, Newburgh, IN 47630.