Marie von Bargen

  • Born: May 1, 1926
  • Died: August 27, 2018
  • Location: Mahopac, formerly of Brewster, New York

Joseph J Smith Funeral Home Inc

692 US 6
Mahopac, NY 10541

Tel. (845) 621-1992

Tribute & Message From The Family


Marie von Bargen of Mahopac, NY and formerly of Brewster, passed away peacefully on August 27, 2018 at the age of 92. She was born on May 1, 1926 in Brooklyn, NY, the daughter of Carl and Agnes (Hink) Weber. On February 11, 1951 she married Henry von Bargen; they were blessed with three children.

Marie along with her husband Henry spent many years wintering in their airstream trailer in Florida. She especially loved their cabin on the Back River in Boothbay, Maine. Until recently Marie enjoyed crafting with the woman's group at Trinity Lutheran Church. Most of all, Marie loved spending time with her cherished grandchildren.

Marie is survived by her husband of 67 years Henry, her son Kenneth and his wife Barbara, her daughter Jeanne von Bargen, her daughter Nancy Knapp and her husband Randy, her brother Fred Weber, 9 grandchildren,2 step grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her siblings Charles and Alma, and her grandson Cory.

Friends and family are welcome to attend a visitation on Thursday, August 30th from 4-8 PM at the Joseph J. Smith Funeral Home in Mahopac, NY. A funeral service will be held Friday, August 31st at 10:30 AM at Trinity Lutheran Church in Brewster, NY. Interment will follow at Milltown Rural Cemetery, also in Brewster.

In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions in her name to:

Trinity Lutheran Church Memorial Fund
2103 US Route 6
Brewster, NY 10509