Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Mary Herzig


The art world of Brevard suffered a loss this week. 


Mary Herzig passed away peacefully in her home on May 23, 2016.  Mary was a long time resident of Satellite Beach, FL.  She was born in Detroit, MI.  She and her family moved to St. Petersburg, FL at the age of 9.  She attended St. Petersburg High School.

She began her love of painting in her early 20s where she would paint by number.  She was the proud owner of Artist Corner in Melbourne for over 25 years.  She was very active in the local art world and her many talents included oil painting, water color, silk painting, stained glass, sculpture, china painting and jewelry.

She was a member of the Strawbridge Art League for many years, serving on the board of directors and chairing the Green Gables exhibit as well as entering many of her art pieces in the exhibits of the organization. Most recently, she was a member of the Art Gallery of Viera where her beautiful work was on display. And she was a great supporter of Brevard Art News.
Services will be held at Brownlie-Maxwell Funeral Home in Melbourne, FL on Friday, May 27 at 6:00 p.m.  Friends planning expressions of sympathy are asked to consider Satellite Beach Community Medic Program, 1390 South Patrick Drive, Satellite Beach, FL 32937. - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/floridatoday/obituary.aspx?n=mary-herzig&pid=180102356&fhid=6346#sthash.1Y9TNHOL.dpuf

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