Maria (Knapp) Mosbarger (MARTINEZ, Ga.)

MARTINEZ, Ga. - Mrs. Maria Mosbarger, 77, entered into rest Monday, June 15, 2009 at Westwood Nursing Home. She was the beloved wife of Roger L. Mosbarger for 32 years. Graveside funeral services will be held Friday, June 19, 2009 at 11 a.m. at Bellevue Memorial Gardens with Rev. Dewain French officiating. Family and friends will assemble at the cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday, June 18, 2009 from 7-9 p.m. Maria was an avid gardener and loved to fish. She also loved going to flea markets. Preceding Maria in death were her parents, Jakob and Eva (Mayer) Knapp in Germany; two brothers, Jakop and Heinrick Knapp also in Germany. Survivors include her daughter, Helgia Schlipf (Werner) in Backnang, Germany and her son, Jonny Knapp in Heilbronn, Germany. She is also survived by two granddaughters, one great-granddaughter, and one great-grandson; and her beloved husband, Roger. Maria was born on January 30, 1932 in Ivandarda, Hungry. She was a resident of Martinez for 29 years. Her husband, Roger, was a retired Army veteran. Florist: Thursday, 5 p.m. Thomas L. King Funeral Home. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-June 17, 2009