Edith C. Widner

Edith C. Widner died Dec. 22, 2013, in Port Saint Lucie, Fla. She was born on March 15, 1915, in Brooklyn, N.Y.

She moved to Lakewood, N.Y., in 1950 and to the Stuart area in 1977. She earned a bachelor’s degree from Barnard College in 1935. Edith was an active volunteer with the Lakewood Woman’s Club, St, Joseph Guild, the Woman’s Club of Stuart and Martin Memorial Hospital Auxiliary. Her husband Frank died in 1993.

She is survived by a son, Michael J. (Jennifer) Widner and their children Jason and Lesslee, along with seven great-grandchildren; and a daughter, Cheryl A. (Don) Wickes and their children: Allison and Matt, along with three great-grandchildren.

A memorial Mass will be held Jan. 8 at 6 p.m. at Saint Andrews Catholic Church, Stuart, Fla. Contributions may be made to Treasure Coast Hospice.