Maria A. Wurm, 86, Maple Lake

Wurm, Marie A BWMarie Alma Wurm, 86, Maple Lake, died Saturday, June 1, 2013, at the Buffalo Hospital.
Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, June 7, 2013, 10:30 a.m., at St. Timothy’s Catholic Church, Maple Lake, with Fr. John Meyer officiating. Burial will follow at St. Timothy’s Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3-8 p.m. Thursday and 9-10 a.m. Friday at the Dingmann Funeral Care Chapel, Maple Lake. There will be a prayer service 7 p.m. Thursday.
Marie was born April 19, 1927, to James and Rose (Loesch) Holthaus in Pearl Lake where she attended country school through eighth grade. She married Timothy Wurm on August 30, 1951, at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Buffalo, and he preceded her in death on August 17, 2003. Marie was a farm homemaker and was a member of St. Timothy’s Church & Council of Catholic Women. She enjoyed her family, farming, gardening, sewing, cooking, and baking.
She is survived by her nine children, Jane Wurm, Maple Lake; Patrick (Denise) Wurm, St. Michael; Susan (Michael) Michaelis, Monticello; Ruth (Dave) Neske, Buffalo; Betty (Bruce) Stuhr, Annandale; Teresa (Rick) Doerr, Buffalo; Joan (Jeffrey) Michaelis, Monticello; Jerry Wurm, Maple Lake; Mae Wurm, Maple Lake;  16 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brothers, sisters and in-laws, Charles (Betty) Holthaus, Monticello; (Irmina) Holthaus, Buffalo; Richard (Annella) Holthaus, Buffalo; Raymond Holthaus, St. Michael; Bernice (Donald) Bursch, Buffalo; and Leona Henson, Buffalo.
She was preceded in death by her husband; grandson Samuel Wurm, brother Fred Holthaus, and sister Lucille Holthaus.
The pallbearers will be her eight grandsons: Matthew Wurm, Gregory Wurm, David Michaelis, Darin Neske, Jeremy Stuhr, Jerad Happe, Justin Happe, and Ryan Michaelis.
The arrangements were entrusted to Dingmann Funeral Care Burial & Cremation Services of Maple Lake.