Mary R. Priesgen

Mary R. Priesgen, nee Zimmerman, 56, of Hartford passed away Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2007 at her residence after a long battle with illness. She was able to come home for Christmas to be with her earthly family and then went home to her heavenly family.

Mary was born on Sept. 28, 1952 in Hartford to Arthur and Ruth (nee Kroening) Zimmer-man, and married Frank Pries-gen on Oct. 25, 1969 in Hartford.

She is survived by her loving husband of 38 years, Frank; her brother, Mark (Judy) Zimmerman of Hartford; two nieces, Crystal and Shelly; her mother-in-law, Iris Priesgen of Waubeka; her sisters-in-law, Linda (Fred) Sable of Menomonee Falls, Tammy (John) Kirmse of Waubeka; and her brothers-in-law, Wes (Diane) Priesgen and Jessie Priesgen of Waubeka; her aunt, Jeanette Kroening of Hartford; and her cousins, Linda and Butch.

Mary is further survived by other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her infant child and her parents.

Funeral services for Mary will be held Sunday, Dec. 30, at 2 p.m. at the Shimon Funeral Home, 824 Union St., Hartford, with Father David LaPlante officiating.

Family will greet relatives and friends on Sunday at the funeral home from 11 to 2 p.m.

Interment will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Hartford.

Memorials to the family are appreciated.