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Rosalyn Mayer Wieters
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to
  • St. Matthew's Lutheran Church
    405 King Street
    Charleston, SC 29403
  • St. John's Lutheran Church
    622 Hope Station Rd.
    Pomaria, SC 29126

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“So sorry to hear about your Mom. She was a special "neighborhood Mom" to us all. Our Mom and her watched out for each other in their later years and...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Jennifer Rigsby Pustaver - AL

“Your Mom was so proud of her family. The times I visited with her were fun. We would talk about our boys! She had a long, full life. She will be...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Sandra Rourk - Charleston

“I will very much miss Ms. Rosalyn. As a resident where my mother (Shirley M) resides I would visit with her each time I visited. She would smile and...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Linda Shaw - charleston, SC

“Sorry for your loss ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Cheryl Magill - Charleston, SC

“I was so very sorry to hear of Aunt Tot's death. I have such fond memories of you all and your visits to Memphis as well as our visits to South...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Becky and David Gribble - TN

“My prayers go up for the Wieters family. Praying for peace and comfort during this time of sorrow. ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: Mike Hawkins - Hollywood, SC

“Dear Paul, Rick, and family,Your mom was such a wonderful Saint at St. Matthews! We so enjoyed knowing her. She and your dad were so wonderful about...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Dr. Kathy Heinsohn - Fulton, MD

“James, I'm so sorry for your loss. Prayers for healing for you and your family. Take care. ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Gail DuPuis - Conway, SC - Friend

“Dear Rick and Pam-Our sincerest condolences on the passing of your mother. She was a very special woman.Condolences from us to you.Steve and Wendy...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Stephen and Wendy Spitz - SC

“What a wonderful woman and vital part of St. Matthew's. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. God's peace to you. ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Sherry Martschink - Summervville, SC

“Paul and Mottie,Thinking about you during this time. It sounds like Mrs. Wieters was a grand woman.Best Wishes,David Parler ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: David Parler - Folly Beach, SC


Rosalyn "Tot" Mayer Wieters, 98, of Charleston, South Carolina, widow of the late Marion F. Wieters, entered into eternal life Saturday, July 11, 2020. Her private Graveside Service will be held in Live Oak Memorial Gardens. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. Downtown Chapel.

Rosalyn was born March 8, 1922 in Pomaria, South Carolina, daughter of the late Luther Andrew Mayer and Violet Summer Mayer. She graduated from Pomaria School and earned her nursing degree from Columbia Hospital. Rosalyn served as a Lieutenant in the United States Navy in World War II as a nurse. After the war, she received her B.S. in nursing from the University of South Carolina, and then moved to Charleston where she met her husband and worked as a nurse and instructor at Roper Hospital. When her boys were born, she became a stay at home mom. Later, she returned to nursing and worked in the Charleston County Head Start Program.

A big part of her life was St. Matthew's Lutheran Church where she taught Sunday school and was an active member of Circle 13 and the XYZ ers. She also volunteered for many years at St. Andrews Playground. She was a beloved mother, mother-in-law and Granny.

She is survived by her four sons, William Wieters (Linda) of Summerville, SC; Richard Wieters (Pam) of Goose Creek, SC: James Wieters (Debra) of Chapin, SC; Paul Wieters (Mottie) of Charleston, SC; grandchildren, Sarah, Carrie, Katherine, Rebecca, Matt, Andrea, Patrick, Nick, Eliza, Ron, Derrick and Owen; and great-grandchildren, Maverick, Micah, Murphy, Emerson, Adelaide, Levi, Luke, and Louise.
Rosalyn was preceded in death by her husband, parents and eight siblings.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, 405 King St. Charleston, SC 29403 and St. John's Lutheran Church, 622 Hope Station Rd., Pomaria, SC 29126.