Mary Foxworthy

  • Born: June 3, 1929
  • Died: December 7, 2018
  • Location: Michigan

Trenton Chapel-Martenson Family of Funeral Homes

3200 West Rd.
Trenton, MI 48183
Tel. (734) 671-5400

Tribute & Message From The Family

Message From The Family

Thank you for your support during this difficult time. Please enhance this tribute to Mary by adding your memories and photos.

Mary Louise Foxworthy, loving wife, mother, grand mother and great-grand mother passed away Friday December 7, 2018. Born June 3, 1929 to Joseph and Margaret LeGault in Chicago, Illinois.Mary was married to Edgar T Foxworthy on November 6, 1948. She was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years on January 7, 2004. Mother of 6 children- Kathleen (Foxworthy) Laritz of Ann Arbor, Thomas Foxworthy of Trenton, Martin Foxworthy of Metamora, Dennis Foxworthy of Cornville, AZ, Keith Foxworthy of Hagerstown, MD and Timothy Foxworthy of Tecumseh. Grandmother of 13, Jeffrey, Lauren, Rachel, Renee, Daniel, Laura, Patrick, Gaylyn, Matthew, Adam, Zach, Laine and Raven and Great Grand Mother of 13, Samantha, Alivia,Grace, Paige, Natalie,Katie, Devon, Catra, Honor, Mya, Emma, Grayson, Coralee.

Mary loved her home in Green Valley, AZ where she enjoyed the desert its wildlife and wildflowers. She was a member of the Sonora Desert Museum where she visited frequently to enjoy bird watching and to take in all the desert had to offer. Hummingbirds were a particular favorite of Mary's. She strategically positioned feeders around her home so she could watch them at any time of the day.

In lieu of flowers the family has requested you consider donating to the Alzheimer's Association (

Visitation will be on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 from 4 - 9 pm with a Rosary Tuesday 7 pm both at The Trenton Chapel of The Martenson Family of Funeral Homes, 3200 West Rd., Trenton. Mary will lie in state at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Trenton on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 10:30 am until the time of the Funeral Liturgy which will begin at 11 am. Entombment will be at Michigan Memorial Park Cemetery in Huron Twp., MI.

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Condolence & Memory Journal

Offering our sincere condolences. May the God of love comfort your heart and make you firm in your time of grief. 2 Thessalonians 2:16,17.

Posted by A friend   January 14, 2019

Dear Martin, Mary Chris and family,
My deepest sympathy on the passing of your mother. Even though we know she is now in a wonderful place and in full good health, it is never easy for those left behind. Hoping our thoughts and prayers help ease your family's sorrow.

Posted by Claudia McNulty - Burton, MI - Family Friend   December 09, 2018

Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your heart.

-Pam M

Posted by Pam Miller - Phoenix, AZ - Family Friend   December 09, 2018

Dear Martin & Mary Chris,
Our deepest sympathies for your loss. No matter our age, loosing a parent is very difficult. Our prays are with you and your family.

Posted by Carol Yates - Leonard, MI - Friend   December 09, 2018

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