RETZER > Grace Maria Retzer passed away Wednesday, January 13, 2010, in Cape Coral, FL. She was the former Grace Marie Turner, born April 17, 1941 in Orange, NJ. She resided in Cape Coral for the past 7 years, previously living in Jacksonville, FL for 40 years.
Survivors include her husband, Walker (Duane) Retzer; three daughters, Rita Tettenburn, Dianne Carter, and Elaine Dahlstrom (Bryan); her son, Kenneth Retzer; her brother, Paul Turner of Arkansas; 9 grandchildren, Renee', Lisa, Desiree' Michael, Monique', Tyler, Brenn, Brycen, and Brody; 2 great grandchildren, Shyanne and Brooklynn; and a host of nieces, nephews and many friends.
She will always be remembered as a loving wife, mother, and Meme. She enjoyed playing cards, shopping for a bargain and cooking. All were welcome in her home, due to her hospitable nature. She touched the lives of many with her generosity and will be dearly missed by all who knew her.
A memorial service will be held Saturday at 2:00 p.m. at Coral Ridge Funeral Home, Cape Coral, FL.