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Mary Tryba
Mary B. Tryba, 67, of Wausau, passed away at Aspirus Wausau Hospital on April 10, 2018.

Born to Wilfred and Charlotte (Eggerbrecht) Thomas, Mary grew up in Illinois. She was a homemaker who enjoyed spending her time knitting, baking, cooking, and especially loved taking care of her family.

Survivors include her husband James Tryba, Sr.; mother Charlotte; children Christine (Christopher) Lynch, Michael (Tammi) Tryba, James Tryba, Jr.; grandchildren Linsey, Chelsey, Nathan, Aryanna, Madelynn, Emmalynn; great-grandchild Brae; brothers John (Roxanne) and Gary Thomas; and friend Mary Gelhar. She was preceded in death by her father.

A visitation will be held Friday, April 13 from 4pm-7pm at Brainard Funeral Home, 522 Adams Street, Wausau. A Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, April 14 at 11am at St. Therese Catholic Church, 113 W Kort Street, Rothschild, with a visitation from 9am until the time of Mass. Burial will follow at Pine Grove Cemetery.

The family would especially like to thank the palliative care staff at Aspirus Wausau Hospital and the staff at Mount View Care Center for the care and compassion they showed over the past four years.

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  1. marilyn Schmidt

    04/11/2018 at 11:56 am

    wally and Marilyn Schmidt,
    We are so sorry for the loss of Mary, your daughter, mother, sister. We hope that all the family memories that you all have created together will help in time bring warmth to your hearts and smiles when you think of Mary, our thoughts and prayers are with you through this trying time.

    Sincerely, Wally and Marilyn and Susan and Hap

  2. Ali Sintic

    04/11/2018 at 11:56 am

    I’m very sorry to hear of the your mother’s passing. May she rest in eternal peace.

  3. Jennifer Stapleton

    04/11/2018 at 11:56 am

    Christine & family,

    I am very sorry to hear of your loss. Thinking of you and hoping happy memories can help your hearts heal and bring you some comfort. May she rest in peace.

    Sending hugs your way,
    Jennifer Stapleton