Mary Jane Holsey passed away very peacefully Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at Knopp Healthcare and Rehab in Fredericksburg, Texas.
Mary Jane was born Oct. 21, 1922 in Stockton, Calif., to Fritz Muller and Clara Ruff Muller. She married Raymond Earl Holsey Dec. 16, 1941 on Hickham Field just days after the bombing at Pearl Harbor which they witnessed. They were married 45 years before his death in 1986. Mary Jane is survived by one brother, Peter Muller of Las Vegas, Nev.; three children and their spouses, Mike and Marti Holsey of Houston, Dave and Lynette Holsey of The Woodlands, and Pat and Rick Hoerster of Fredericksburg. She has four grandchildren, Beth Holsey Clarke, Clay Holsey, Rachel Hoerster Calhoun, and Zac Hoerster. She also has five great-grandchildren, Rebecca Clarke, Cooper Clarke, Harrison Clarke, Elaina Clarke, and Haden Holsey.
Mary Jane was an active volunteer in the American Red Cross and owned and operated a ladies dress store with her husband in Altus. She loved to play and teach the game of bridge. Mary Jane traveled extensively and enjoyed traveling with her friends, children, and grandchildren.
At her request she has been cremated and will be buried next to her husband in Altus at a later date. Memorials made be made to The Nimitz Museum, Fredericksburg, Texas, or to the charity of your choice.
Arrangements by the Schaetter Funeral Home of Fredericksburg.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent at www.schaetter.com.