Mary Elizabeth Faber

May 4, 1926July 5, 2019

Mary Elizabeth (Outwater) Faber was born May 4, 1926 and passed away peacefully with loved ones by her side on July 5, 2019. She was 93. She is survived by her 5 children: Mark Faber of Banning, CA; Garry Faber of Sarasota, FL; Donna Turner of Venice, FL; Heidi Thomas of Sarasota, FL; Andy Faber of Sarasota, FL. She is also survived by 13 beloved grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Donald Faber.

Mary was a faithful prayer warrior and long time member of Bethel Community Church in Sarasota. Mary and Don owned and operated Faber’s Midnight Pass Apts. and Cottages from 1961-1979 on South Siesta Key. She loved baking and holds the world’s record for the most number of wonderful almond tarts baked in a single lifetime. Mary leaves a legacy of love for her family.

The family invites you to a celebration of Mary’s life on Wednesday, July 10, starting with a visitation time at 10:00 AM, a service at 11:00 AM, followed by a reception afterward. We are grateful to Robert Toale and Sons Funeral Home - Wiegand Chapel, 7454 S Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL who is hosting and caring for the arrangements. The family will have a private interment. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made in her honor to Bethel Community Church, 5632 Gantt Road, Sarasota, FL 34233.


  • Visitation Wednesday, July 10, 2019
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, July 10, 2019


Mary Elizabeth Faber

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