In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Colorado Lupus Foundation, 6795 E. Tennessee, Ste. 100, Denver, CO 80224.
Mae Fechter, age 87, passed away in Lake Orion, MI on July 26, 2002, after a short illness. She was born April 15, 1915 in Colorado Springs, CO. to Elmer and Hattie (Kelley) Magner. She was one of five children.
Mae was married to Frank Fechter, May 14, 1934 in Pueblo, CO. Mr. Fechter, another native son, died May 28, 1982.
Mae worked for Social Services in Colorado Springs for almost twenty years. She was a Life Master bridge player. For many years she played bridge at the Acacia Hotel and was a member of the "Jolly Ladies" bridge club.
Mae is survived by her son Clay Fechter of Lake Orion, MI; grandson Kurt Fechter of Lake Orion, MI; Andrea Fechter of Santa Fe, NM, and two great grandchildren.
Memorial services will be held August 3, 2002 at Sparks Griffin Funeral Home, 111 East Flint Street, Lake Orion, MI, 48362.