William R. Rust Funeral Home New Haven Chapel
167 N. Main St.
New Haven, Kentucky 40051
Mary Virginia “Midge” Essex Fletcher, 95, of New Haven, Kentucky went to be with her heavenly Father Sunday December 1, 2019 at her residence with her family by her side.
She was born December 8, 1923 in New Haven, Kentucky to the late, John and Margaret Mattingly Essex.
She was a Homemaker, a loving wife, mother and grandmother, she was a life time member of St. Catherine Catholic Church in New Haven.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband of 28 years, Doug Fletcher, a son, James E. Fletcher, three sisters, Sister Ruth Ann Essex S.C.N., Pauline Nevitt, and Kate Essex, one brother, J.D. Essex.
She is survived by a son, Kenny (Lou) Fletcher of Bardstown, two daughters, Ann (Chad) Mouser and Sandra “Cookie” (Nick) Greenwell all of New Haven, twelve grandchildren, twenty five great-grandchildren, and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Mass of Christian burial for Mary Virginia “Midge” Fletcher will be Wednesday December 4, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the St. Catherine Catholic Church with Father Matthew Hardesty officiating. Burial will follow in the St. Catherine Catholic Church Cemetery.
Visitation for Mary Virginia “Midge” Fletcher will be held Tuesday December 3, 2019 from 3 to 8 p.m. in the Chapel of the William R. Rust Funeral Home New Haven Kentucky. Prayer service will be held Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. in the chapel of William R. Rust Funeral Home with Father Matthew Hardesty officiating. Visitation will continue Wednesday after 8:30 a.m. at the funeral home until time of service at the church
In lieu of flowers make donations to St. Catherine Church 413 First St. New Haven Ky. 40051
William R. Rust Funeral Home New Haven Chapel, 167 N. Main St. New Haven Kentucky is in charge of arrangements.