Wren, Teresa Karnes
Birth: Saturday, September 20, 1919
Residence: California, Maryland
Death: Monday, March 05, 2018 at the age of 98
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Teresa Karnes Wren, of California, MD died Monday, 5 March 2018, at Hospice House of St. Mary's, in Callaway, MD. She was 98. Teresa was a native of Washington, DC, and a graduate of Trinity College (now Trinity Washington University). Her Bachelor of Science degree in physics put her on a career path of working, first, for the Navy's David Taylor Model Basin and later for U.S. Geological Survey of the Dept. of the Interior. It was at the Naval facility that she met her future husband, Edgar Alban Wren, then a Naval officer and later a private-practice lawyer in Washington. Married in 1948, Teresa and Ed enjoyed traveling throughout Europe but especially to Ireland, where they owned a home for many years. Mr. Wren died in 1992. Teresa was a longtime and active member of the National Association of Retired Federal Employees and the Trinity College Alumnae Association.
Friends are invited to a celebration of Teresa Wren's life, a Memorial Mass at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Lexington Park, Maryland on Thursday, March 15, at 11:30 a.m. Memorial contribution may be made to the Missionary Servants of the Most Holy Trinity (9001 New Hampshire Ave., Silver Spring, MD 20903) or Hospice of St. Mary's (P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650). Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A.