July 18, 1930 – November 25, 2019
Mary L. Wiebke, 89, passed away at Aldersgate Asbury Care Center in Charlotte on Monday, the 25th of November. Mary was born in Sterling, NE on the 18th of July 1930. On the 27th of August 1948, she married Donald L. Wiebke, who predeceased her on March 2, 1997. Mary is survived by her three sons, David Wiebke and wife Nancy, of St. Louis, MO, Mark Wiebke and wife Amy of Charlotte, and Paul Wiebke and wife Pam of Franklinton, NC. She is also survived by four grandchildren, Daniel Wiebke and wife, Amanda of Raleigh, Sarah (Wiebke) Baxter and husband Adam of Raleigh, Katie Wiebke of Nicaragua, and Emma Wiebke of Charlotte. Mary also has one surviving brother, Lorin (Bud) Eilers of Creston, IA, a sister-in-law, Carolyn Eilers of Sterling, NE, and many nieces and nephews.
Mary was a very strong advocate for providing children a good education and also a very passionate supporter of Parkinson’s Disease research. A memorial service will be held at Sardis Baptist Church, 5811 Sardis Rd, Charlotte, NC 28270 2:00 PM Saturday, the 14th of December 2019. The visitation will follow at the Church.
Friends and families wishing to honor Mary may contribute to the Parkinson’s Foundation, the University of Nebraska Foundation’s Donald L. and Mary L. Wiebke Scholarship Fund (#01078430), the Virginia Tech Foundation’s Donald and Mary Wiebke Scholarship Fund (#860740), or the West End Center for Youth, Roanoke, VA.
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