Mary M. Wiest, 88 of Princeton died peacefully on Monday, Nov.25, 2013 at River Oaks Health Campus in Princeton.
She was born Feb. 28, 1925 to William C. and Carrie E. (Belcher) Hogg.
Mary had worked at DeVoe and Reynolds as a brush maker. She later worked at Danner’s 3D Department Store, where she worked for several years. She had been a volunteer at the former Forest Del Nursing Home in Princeton, where she was named Volunteer of the Year. She attended Columbia General Baptist Church in Princeton.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Carolyn Jean and Gilbert Kirby of Princeton; brother, Billie Joe Hogg of Princeton; 3 grandchildren, Angela Moore (Jimmy Key) of Evansville, Jennifer (Neal) Boughton of Evansville and Crystal (Robert) Sherman of Liberty Twp., OH; 3 great grandchildren, Tyler (Kayce) Moore, Ryan Moore and Elena Boughton; 2 great-great grandchildren, Aiden and Callie Moore; and a niece and nephew.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Leo Wiest in 1987.
Funeral services will be at 12 noon Friday Nov. 29, 2013 at the Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton with Rev. Scott Burr officiating. Burial will follow at the Columbia “White Church” Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 11 AM until service time on Friday at the Colvin Funeral Home.
The family would like to thank the staff at the River Oaks Health Campus for kindness and care extended, also to Dr. Bruce Brink Jr., Brinks Family Practice and Southern Care Hospice for all the wonderful service thru the years.