Mary Jo (Alba) Wiese
August 22, 1950 – November 8, 2021
Preceded in death by husband, Richard F. “Rick” Wiese, Jr.
The family will receive friends Thursday, November 11th from 5pm to 7pm at the West Center Chapel. MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL: Friday, November 12th at 10:30am at St. Columbkille Catholic Church, 200 E. 6th Street, Papillion. Interment: Cedar Dale Cemetery. Memorials will be directed by the family.
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Mary Jo (Alba) Wiese was born August 22, 1950, in Omaha, Nebraska, to Epifanio and Josephine (Garcia) Alba. Mary Jo grew up in Omaha where she attended St. Agnes Grade School and graduated from Mercy High School.
Mary Jo married Rick Wiese, Jr. on November 8, 1975. The couple was blessed with three children: Teri Jo, Rick and Will.
Mary Jo began working at Offutt Air Force Base as a cashier at the Commissary in 1988. She then became the Secretary to the Commissary Officer. Mary Jo retired in April of 2020.
Mary Jo was involved with numerous activities at the Tangier Shrine Center including being a member of the Daughters of the Nile and she was instrumental in selling programs for many years at the Shrine Circus.
Mary Jo passed away on Monday, November 8, 2021, at Methodist Hospital in Omaha, Nebraska, at the age of 71. She was preceded in death by husband, Rick Wiese, Jr.; parents, Epifanio and Josephine (Garcia) Alba; brother-in-law, Brad Morris; sister-in-law, Jodi Yechout-Alba. She is survived by daughter, Teri Jo Murray; sons, Rick Wiese III (Jana) and Will Wiese; grandsons, Derrelle Murray III; Cam Wiese; granddaughter, Ella Wiese; sisters: Jo Ann Morris; Cindy Grasso (Joe); Monica Yankus (Mike); brother, J.R. Alba; and numerous other loving family members and friends.