WATERTOWN

Mary E. Wolter
Jan. 17, 1937 ó Aug. 16, 2016

Mary E. Wolter Mary E. Wolter, 79, of Watertown, passed away on Tuesday, August 16, 2016, at Alden Estates of Jefferson.

Mary was born on January 17, 1937, in Farmington, the daughter of Edgar and Florence (Zastrow) Kramer.

On July 6, 1957, she married Robert O. Wolter at St. Johnís Lutheran Church of Watertown.

She worked in local food service for the majority of her life. Mary was a helper, always trying to lend aid where she saw a need. She was a pet lover. She was self-sacrificing and made sure others had their needs met before her own. Her husband and children were her top priority. She was a good mom and cared deeply for her childrenís children. If a person had a request, and it was in her power to fulfill, one could consider the matter closed.

Mary was a confident, self-assured lady, who will be dearly missed.

Mary is survived by her husband of 59 years, Robert Wolter; children Bonnie Schilling and Robert S. (Rhonda) Wolter, both of Watertown; three grandchildren, Nathan, Lena and Dusti; four great-grandchildren Colin, Tod, Jenna and Hanna; brother Ed (Darlene) Kramer of Johnson Creek; and sisters-in-law Bev and Helen. She is also survived by a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, brother Wayne and brother Larry.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, August 20, at St. Johnís Lutheran Church of Watertown with the Rev. Rodney Warnecke presiding. Visitation will be on Saturday from 9 a.m. until the time of service at the church. Burial will be at Glenview Memorial Gardens of Ixonia following the service.

Pederson-Nowatka Funeral Homes is caring for the family. To place an online condolence, please visit www.pn-fh.com