Lori Wittlake Wiersema
Lori Wittlake Wiersema

April 26, 1958 - October 22, 2013
Born in Buffalo, NY
Resided in Gambrills, MD


Lori Wittlake Wiersema, of Gambrills, Maryland, 55 years of age, passed away unexpectedly on October, 22, 2013. Lori was born in Buffalo, New York to Frank and Nancy (Reed) Wittlake. Lori graduated from Upper St. Clair High School in Upper St. Clair, PA. She obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Penn State University and a Master of Science degree in Nutrition & Hospitality from the University of Alabama. She worked as a registered dietician and was employed by The Johns Hopkins Weight Management Clinic, The University of Maryland and The St. Joseph Medical Center for Eating Disorders. She taught nutrition courses at the Howard County & Anne Arundel County Community Colleges. She has also worked in restaurant management for several local restaurants, and as an agent and customer relations manager in real estate. She is survived by her husband Dr. John H. Wiersema of USDA Agricultural Research Service in Beltsville, MD; daughters Katherine G. and Kelly N. Wiersema, both residing in the New York Metropolitan area; mother Nancy Wittlake of Ocala, FL; sister Susan Wittlake McDowell (Brian) of New Bern, NC; sister Sandra B. Wittlake of Gambrills, MD; niece Molly McDowell of New Bern, NC.



Hardesty Funeral Home-Gambrills
851 Annapolis Road
Gambrills, MD US 21054
October 26, 2013
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM


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