Mary Elizabeth Richter, age 87, passed away on March 13, 2019 surrounded by her family. Mary was born January 25, 1932 to Louis and Ellanora (Franks) Wittler in San Antonio.
Mary married Edgar Casper “Doc” Richter February 9, 1952 in Pleasanton. They were married for 66 years until Edgar’s passing in August of 2018.
Mary retired from the Internal Revenue Service June 30, 1994.
Mary was the Charter Regent for the Catholic Daughters of the Americas and a member of Our Lady Queen of Apostles Parish.
Her husband Edgar, mother Ellanora; father Louis and two brothers John and Louis preceded her in death
Mary is survived by two brothers Charles (Mary) Wittler of San Antonio and Frank (Anabelle) Wittler of Medina, her seven children, Edgar Frank, Mary Catherine (Jack), John David (Robin), Vincent Lee (Martha), Teresa Louise (Kevin), Joseph Carl (Teresa), Charles Alan; 14 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
The viewing and recitation of the Holy Rosary will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 20 at Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home, 2620 South Congress, Austin.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m., Thursday, March 21 at St. Ignatius Catholic Church in Austin.
Interment will follow at St. Andrews Cemetery No. 1, Pleasanton.