Margarete Ann "Mick" Wiggins

Margarete Wiggins

On September 4, 2021, God’s angels came down to earth and escorted Margarete Ann (Mick) Krenz Wiggins, 84, of Texas City, Texas to Heaven where God was waiting with open arms. Mick was born on January 25, 1937 in South Coffeyville, Oklahoma the 8th of 11 children to Leopold Krenz and Selma (Schwann) Krenz. She graduated from Lenapah High School in 1954 and moved to Texas City to work where she met Donald (Don) Wiggins and was married March 2, 1956. She was a homemaker until her children went to school and retired from Sterling Chemicals. Mick loved gardening, quilting, golfing and volunteering for the Braille workshop at church. She enjoyed making her famous cinnamon candy for those she loved. She loved the Lord and her family was the most important thing to her.

She is preceded in death by her parents, sisters, Gertrude Stager and Dot Whicker and brothers, Richard, Leo, Ernest and Eddie Krenz.

She is survived by her husband, Don and four children, Debbie (Joey) Johnson of Lexington, Larry (Tina) Wiggins of Texas City, Leslie (Bob) McFarland of Trinity, and Donna (John) Lewis of Grapeland; sisters, Irma Alpers, Selma Bauer, Esther Smith and Norma Doss; grandchildren are Nathan (Lyndsey) Johnson, Sara (Brandon) Suttles, Michael (Celinda) Johnson, Travis Johnson, Kimberly Wiggins, Kelly (Dan) Carr, Joseph (Baily) Hebert, Jason (Tatum) Wiggins, Tony (Katie) McFarland, Chris (Cary) McFarland, Danny McFarland, Cary (Meagan) McFarland, Parker McFarland, Colton and Austin Lewis and nineteen great-grandchildren.

A Memorial Service will be held at Peace Lutheran Church in Texas City on Wednesday, September 8 at 1:00. 

In lieu of flowers, a donation to MD Anderson can be made in her name.