May 10, 1932 - Oct. 31, 2008
INDIANOLA -- Mary Teresa Uerling, 76, formerly of Indianola, died Friday (Oct. 31, 2008) at Plum Creek Care Center in Lexington.
She was born May 10, 1932, on the family farm in Red Willow County to Paul Mathias and Josephine Marie (Goodenkauf) Uerling.
At a later age, she moved to Lexington to live in a private home. While there, she helped with the housekeeping, cleaning and kitchen duties. In 2000, she moved to Plum Creek Care Center.
She was a member of St. Catherine's Catholic Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Paul and Josephine Uerling; one sister and brother-in-law, Lora and Melvin Noe; and brother-in-law, James Rieck.
Survivors include her seven siblings, Florence Rieck of Roosevelt, Texas, David Uerling and wife, Cassie of Fort Smith, Ark., Robert "Bob" Uerling and wife, Claire of Indianola, Charles Uerling and wife, Betty of Fort Smith, Retha and husband, Richard Miller of Cody, Wyo., Joan and husband, Ralph Hinkson of Denver, Colo., Marjorie Uerling of Omaha and Jeannie and husband, Terry Kippen of Denver, Colo.; numerous nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Rosary will be Thursday, 10:30 a.m. at St. Catherine's Catholic Church in Indianola. Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Thomas Mcguire officiating. Burial will follow in St. Catherine's Cemetery.
Visitation is today during office hours and Wednesday from 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. at Carpenter Breland Funeral Home. Friends may go online at www.carpenterbreland.com to extend condolences.
Memorials may be given in her name.
Carpenter Breland Funeral Home of McCook is in charge of the arrangements.