Mary Frances Ingram Wiesen

MARY FRANCES INGRAM WIESEN, 92, of Odessa, TX went home to heaven on Aug. 4, 2019.

Mary was born April 12, 1927 in Ranger TX, where she grew up and attended Ranger High School in the Class of 1945. She married Robert “Bob” Wiesen (RHS-1941) in June of 1946. They relocated to Odessa, TX in 1947 where they remained and raised their family. She was blessed to celebrate 64 years of marriage before Bob’s passing in 2010.

Mary spent many happy years actively involved in Eastside Baptist church and 1st Baptist of Odessa. She was active in the Baptist Women’s Union loving every minute of that time. Her greatest joy was her family being a wife, mother, NaNa, MiMi, sister and aunt.

Mary is survived by daughters; Janice Panning (Wayne) of Aurora, CO, Brenda McDonald (Jim) of Houston, Vickie Wiesen (James) of Odessa; grandchildren; James, Missi (Al), Jeremy (Rachel), Robby (Jamie), Shannon (Tommy), Jason, Katie; great-grandchildren, Shawn, Bryce, Lindsay
(Jeff), Courtney, Morgan, Madison, Mandy, Josh, Emma, Jackson, Tessa, Thomas, Quinn; great-great-grandchildren, Leila, Everett; brother, Dwain Ingram (RHS-1947)(Jerry) and countless nieces and nephews.

Mary is preceded in death by her husband, Robert “Bob” Wiesen; son, Dan Wiesen; grandsons, Joshua Panning, Michael Panning, Brent Wiesen; siblings, Elvin Ingram (RHS-1934) and Betty Ingram Noth (RHS-1942).

Visitation will be from 6:00-8:00 PM, Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home.

Funeral Services will be at 10:00 AM, Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019 at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home Chapel.

Arrangements are entrusted to Sunset Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home. To send family condolences please sign her guestbook at

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