top banner

Obituary Listings

A Family Tradition of Dignified Service

Amanda "Marie" Wenson

April 7, 1933 July 24, 2018
Amanda "Marie" Wenson
There are condolences waiting approval on Amanda's Tribute wall
Obituary for Amanda "Marie" Wenson

Amanda M. “Marie” Wenson, (née Lathan), of Troy, age 85, died peacefully July 24, 2018. She was 85 years old. Marie was born April 7, 1933 in Marks Creek, North Carolina to parents Clonnie and Myrtle Biles.

Marie graduated in 1952 from high school in her hometown of Marks Creeks, NC and then proudly served in the United States Airforce, where she met and later married John “Jack” Wenson. They were married for 58 years. She was a member of St. Thomas More Catholic Church in Troy. Marie was an excellent baker who made the best chocolate chip cookies. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. Marie will be greatly missed.

Marie is survived by her loving children, Valerie (Michael) Miller and Thomas Wenson. She was the proud grandmother of Allison and Nolan Miller, and great-grandmother of Ian Miller. Marie is preceded in death by her beloved husband Jack Wenson.

Visitation will be held at Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 1368 N. Crooks Rd. (between 14-15 Mile Rds.) Sunday, July 29th from 2-6pm. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Thomas More Church, 4580 Adams Rd., Troy, on Monday, July 30th at 11am. Friends may visit at church beginning at 10:30am.

Memorials appreciated to the Capuchin Soup Kitchen, 1820 Mt. Elliott Street, Detroit, MI 48207.


Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries


We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.