Mary Lou Wiltfang - 77

4/25/1937 - 12/17/2014

Byron, IL

Mary Lou Wiltfang, 77, former long time Byron resident, died Wednesday December 17, 2014 in her home in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Born April 26, 1937 in Byron, the daughter of Leslie and Myrtle (Wright) Henson. Married to Maurice Wiltfang June 20, 1953 in Byron; he died June 1, 2000. Mary Lou was employed at Kysor Westran in Byron for 19 years, retiring in 2002. She enjoyed quilting and sewing and loved her grandchildren and the St. Louis Cardinals. Survived by daughters: Judy (Jeff) Meline of Byron, Kathleen (Joe) Schmitz of Oshkosh, WI, and Jeannine (John) Schlueter of Palo, Iowa; grandchildren: Matthew (Ashley) Meline, Aadam (Nikki) Wiltfang, Megan (James) Moede, Ryan Degner and Jake Degner; great grandchildren: Mason and Dawson Meline, Caedyn Moede and Hayden and Blake Wiltfang; step grandchildren: Chris Schmitz and Courtney Bullock; and brothers Bobby Henson of Streator and Roger Henson of Byron. Also predeceased by her parents, daughter Marsha Fischer, sister Delores and brother Ronnie. Funeral services will be held at 2:00pm Monday December 22 in Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, Byron preceded by a visitation beginning at 1:00pm. Pastor Randy Snider of Byron First Baptist Church will officiate. Burial in Byron Cemetery. A memorial fund has been established.


Monday December 22 from 1:00pm to time of service


2:00PM Monday December in Byron funeral home

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