Joan Martha Wise

Joan Martha Wise, 84, of Clyde, died Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at Elmwood Nursing Home, Fremont.

She was born Aug. 2, 1934, in New Washington, to George and Mary (Durnwald) Lucius. She married Stanford J. Wise Jr. Sept. 29, 1956.

Survivors include her husband, Stan; seven children, Linda (Chris) Fox of Catawba, Diane (Don) Henry, Allan (Ann) Wise and Karen Darr (Jerry Gosche), all of Fremont, Jeffry (Deann) Wise of Ramsey, Minnesota, Marlene (Darren) Downs of Northwood and Gerald (Angie) Wise of Greensboro, North Carolina; 18 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and siblings, Doris (Richard) Williams of New Riegel, George Jr. (Jeanette) Lucius of Bucyrus, Herbert (Nancy) Lucius of New Washington, Robert Lucius of Shelby, and Norman (Geri) Lucius and Kenneth (Kathy) Lucius, all of New Washington.

She was preceded in death by her parents and twin brother, Joe Lucius.

Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. today, May 16, at Mitchell-Auxter Funeral Home, 218 S. Main St., Clyde. Christian wake services will begin at 7:30 p.m.

Her funeral Mass will begin at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Mary Catholic Church, Clyde, with the Rev. Ed Schleter officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.

Memorials may be made to St. Mary Catholic Church, Clyde Food Pantry or ProMedica Hospice.