Marye O’Brien Tezak - January 05, 2012
Marye Emma O’Brien Tezak, 60, of Canon City, Colo. was united with her savior on Dec. 29, 2011, in Canon City, Colo.
She was born Aug. 19, 1951 in Imperial, Neb. to Phillip Patrick and Sarah Emma (Ellis) O’Brien. Marye was raised in Nebraska. She was involved in farming and ranching where she developed a lifelong love of horses.
Marye moved to Canon City, Colo. in the mid 90’s.
She was recently married to her longtime soul mate, William “Bill” Tezak.
Marye is survived by her husband as well as her children, Shadric “Shad” Martin and K.C. (Gina) Martin; four stepchildren Nicole Krauth, Aaron (Kelia) Tezak, Shantel (Aaron) Eggelstone and Alisha (Jake) Shy; 13 grandchildren; siblings, Phillip O’Brien of Cocoa, Fla., Chris Greeley of Imperial, Neb., Pat O’Brien of Imperial, Neb., Rosalie O’Brien of Canon City, Colo. and Kathleen O’Brien of Whittier, Calif.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Heather Martin, and her parents.
Funeral service was held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2012, at the Wilson Funeral Home Chapel in Canon City. Services concluded at the chapel followed by cremation.
Donations may be made to the Fremont County Humane Society.
Holt Family Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences at can be left at www.holtfamilyfuneral home.com.