Mary "Mitzi" Desmarteau

Downing & Lahey East Mortuary

Mary "Mitzi" Desmarteau

Wichita - Mary "Mitzi" Desmarteau, 82, wife, mother, and Master Gem Appraiser, passed away September 8, 2021, in Wichita, KS.

The Rosary will be on Monday, September 13 at 5:30 pm. Funeral Mass will be at 11:00 am, Tuesday, September 14, both at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, 1321 N. Stratford Ln, Wichita, KS.

Mitzi is preceded in death by her husband, Duane; her sisters, Barb, Peggy, and Jane. She is survived by her brother, Tim; and four sons, Mike, Mark, Monte, and Marty; as well as four grandchildren, Jason, Jordon, Beau, Michelle; and one great-grandson, Adam; as well as her beloved pet, Zoe.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established with Phillips Fundamental Learning Center, 2220 E. 21st St. N., Wichita, KS 67214.

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Posted online on September 10, 2021