In Memory of

Mary Lou Wiemold

February 27, 1930 - March 22, 2018
From: Cherokee, IA

Mary Lou was born on February 27, 1930, to Maydar and Anna (Henke) Lux, the third of six children.  She was baptized, confirmed, and educated at Maryhill Visitation Church, rural Cherokee, Iowa.  On September 20, 1949, Mary was united in marriage to Joseph Wiemold at Maryhill. 

            Mary Lou was a homemaker and a mother to three children: Carolyn, John, and Charles.  She enjoyed gardening, quilting, baking, traveling, playing cards, and visiting with family and friends.  After retirement, Mary Lou left the farm and moved to Cherokee. 

            Survivors include her daughter, Carolyn (Ron) Pudenz of Pocahontas; son John (Connie) Wiemold of Cherokee, and son Charles (Ronda) Wiemold of Cherokee; grandchildren Adam Wiemold of Ft. Collins, CO, Megan Pigott (Jason) of Cherokee, Gregory Pudenz of Dallas, TX, Joseph (Cassandra) Pudenz of Waukee, Anne Pudenz of Coon Rapids; Jeffrey Wiemold of Ames, Whitney Wiemold of Cherokee; great grandchildren, Will and Clara Pigott of Cherokee; Abraham Pudenz; sister, Frances Rupp; brothers, Paul and Joseph. 

            Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph; parents, Anna and Maydar; brothers, Orman Lux and Floyd Lux.

The family prefers memorials be directed to the Maryhill Memorial Fund. Thank you
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, March 26, 2018, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee.
Father Randy Shone
Father Gene Sitzman
Dale Lux
Terry Wiemold
Adam Wiemold
Jeffrey Wiemold
Greg Pudenz
Joe Pudenz
Visitation will be from 2:00-4:00 p.m., Sunday, March 25th at Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee.
The family will be present during this time.
Organist- Charlotte Groves
Vocalists- IC Funeral Choir
Maryhill Visitation Cemetery


Monday, April 2, 2018 at 10:16 AM
“Hugs and heartfelt condolences to cousins Carolyn, John and Chuck.
Mary Lou represented the last of that Wiemold generation.
Celebrating her life today and knowing there is an even greater celebration taking place in the heavens.
Love from Minnesota♥️”
- Arlette VanWyhe
Monday, April 2, 2018 at 10:16 AM
“So sorry to hear of Mary's passing. I got to know her and your dad when he was in the nursing home. I am happy I got to know her and she will be missed. We always talked about my buying their Buick...
- Glenda Schleef
Monday, April 2, 2018 at 10:16 AM
“Our sincere condolences to the Wiemold family over the loss of your loved one. Our thoughts and prayers are with you in this difficult time.”
- Jeff & Enriqueta Fishman
Monday, April 2, 2018 at 10:15 AM
“So sorry to hear of your Mother's passing. It is always hard to loose a parent wether Father or Mother. But your Mom is the one that held you and dried your tears when hurt , made you eat your vegetables, made you take a bath ,say your prayers and tucked you in at night. Thoughts and prayers.”
- Vicki (Glassmaker) Menke
Monday, April 2, 2018 at 10:15 AM
“John and Connie, please accept my sincere sympathy for the loss of Mary Lou. She's definitely with God and her family and friends in heaven. ”
- Guy Mendt
Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 1:13 PM
“I am so sorry to hear about Aunt Mary Lou. She has a special place in my heart. ”
- Paula Hoy
Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 1:13 PM
“Such a grand lady who with Papa Joe raised three wonderful children. There are so many things to remember about Mary Lou, one of which, for me, is
receiving the finest haircut i ever had!! May she rest in peace.”
- Steve Conley
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