Miriam Wessinger

Obituary of Miriam H. Wessinger

Miriam Henry Wessinger, 99, of Lexington, passed away on November 23, 2023. She was the widow of E. Ralph Wessinger, Sr., who died after 49 years of marriage in 1995. In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by her parents, James Charles and Louise Shealy Henry and her son, Paul Wessinger.

Miriam provided accounting for several businesses including Forest Drive Master Cleaners, Edisto Dairies and Dr. Mahmoud Mostafa.

During her life, Miriam was a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Swansea and Lutheran Church of the Incarnation, Columbia.

Miriam loved to help others and serve in her church. She enjoyed being busy. At Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, she made sets of Chrismons to be used in Advent and Christmas.

She was the Past Worthy Matron of the Order of the Eastern Star-Columbia Chapter No 59.

She loved to crochet, was an avid follower of the Clemson Tigers, loved her family and especially spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Miriam is survived by her children; Henry and his wife Shirley of Lexington SC; Ralph and his wife Mary Helen of Spartanburg, SC; David of Seneca SC; and daughter in law Sylvia of Lexington SC; grandchildren Eric, Adam, Nina, Robert, Bryan, Trey, Helen and Gina; great grandchildren Jaime, Shaun, and Maxwell.

A memorial service will be held on Friday, December 1, 2023 at 11:00am at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Swansea, SC. Visitation will be prior to the service. Interment at Melrose Memorial Gardens, Swansea will follow the service.

Memorials may be made to Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 295 W Lady St., PO Box 427, Swansea, SC, 29160.

Friday
1
December

Visitation

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Friday, December 1, 2023
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
295 W. Lady Street
Swansea, South Carolina, United States
Friday
1
December

Memorial Service

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday, December 1, 2023
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
295 W. Lady Street
Swansea, South Carolina, United States
Friday
1
December

Interment

12:30 pm
Friday, December 1, 2023
Melrose Cemetery
Highway 321
Swansea, South Carolina, United States
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