Mary M. Weckback, 74, of Hillsboro died Sept. 11, 2019. Mrs. Weckback was the president of her women’s fellowship group at St. Martin’s United Church of Christ in Dittmer. She was an avid reader and a seamstress. She enjoyed making outfits and costumes for her children. She also enjoyed traveling and had visited every island in the Caribbean.
Born April 19, 1945, in St. Louis, she was the daughter of the late Ben and Thelma (Reynolds) Pitchford.
She is survived by her husband: Robert Weckback; her daughter: Elizabeth (Nathaniel) Knoll; two grandchildren: Haden Weckback and Ada Knoll; a sister: Carol (the late Jerry) Bush; and many other family members and friends.
She was preceded in death by a son: Robert J. (Julia) Weckback.
A memorial visitation will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, until the funeral services at 3 p.m. at St. Martin’s United Church of Christ, 7890 Dittmer Ridge Road, in Dittmer. Memorials may be made to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention in memory of her son. Arrangements are under the direction of Chapel Hill Mortuary in Cedar Hill.