Miriam Ellen Weisinger, 93, of rural Fort Madison, IA, passed away at 1:42 p.m. on Wednesday, November 25, 2020 at The Kensington. She was born on July 30, 1927 in Fort Madison, IA to Fred & Cornelia McKee Manny. She married Charles David Weisinger on August 28, 1948 in West Point, IA. He preceded her in death on May 2, 2014. She was a homemaker and a farm wife. She was a member of Denmark Congregational United Church of Christ, Plymouth Circle, a Sunday School Teacher and a church choir member for many years. She enjoyed reading, sewing, cooking & baking sweets, playing the piano and following her children & grandchildren’s activities. She loved wrestling and attended the Iowa State High School Wrestling Tournament for 40 years and also attended several NCAA Wrestling Tournaments.
Miriam is survived by: 3-sons: Scott (Linda) Weisinger of Fort Madison, IA, Jeff (Mary) Weisinger of Fort Madison, IA & Bruce (Michele) Weisinger of Marion, IA; 7-grandchildren: Katie (Mark Hoge of Good Hope, IL, Lindsay (Jay) Lampe of Fort Madison, IA, Nathan (Sarah) Weisinger of Fort Madison, IA, Grant (Whitney) Weisinger of Fort Madison, IA, Drew (Traci) Weisinger of Fort Madison, IA, Brittany (Dustin) Jaeger of Manchester, IA & Austin (Jenny Paulsen) Weisinger of North Liberty, IA; 17-great grandchildren: Carter, Nolan & Nora Hoge, Haley, Adelyn & Macyn Lampe, Owen, Vada & Lana Weisinger, Akron, Rylan & Leighton Weisinger, Ella, Eliza & Emma Weisinger, Colbie & Caelyn Jaeger; 1-sister: Janette (Denny) Hanson of Coralville, IA. She was preceded in death by: her parents, husband & a brother, David Manny.
Due to the current Covid restrictions, the family requests a private family visitation and service to be held at King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory and burial to be held at Denmark Cemetery. A memorial has been established for Denmark Church and contributions may be sent to: Scott Weisinger, 2874 180thStreet, Fort Madison, IA 52627. Online condolences and a video of the funeral service may be found at the King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory website: www.kinglynk.com.