Wilma Frances MartiFebruary 3, 1919 ~ October 26, 2017 (age 98)
Wilma Francis Marti, 98, died Thursday, October 26, 2017 at the Apostolic Christian Home in Sabetha.
Wilma was born on February 3, 1919 to William and Martha (Bieri) Marti of Bern, Kansas. She attended school at Bern. She worked at Darville Drugstore in Sabetha. Following that she worked at Farmers State Bank in Sabetha for nearly 34 years. She was a member of the NorthRidge Church formerly the First Congregational Church of Sabetha. She enjoyed her family, sewing, quilting and crocheting.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Martha (Bieri) Marti; two sisters, Irene Streit and MaryAnn Brockhoff; two brothers, Lester Marti and LeRoy Marti; and a niece Karen Fickel.
Wilma is survived by her sister in law, Mavis Marti of Bern; two nephews, James (Debbie) Brockhoff of Camden Point, Missouri and Douglas (Jennifer) Brockhoff of Hiawatha; five nieces, Marlene Edelman (Nathan) of Sabetha, Alvina Kelly of Sabetha, Carolyn Barthuly (Gerald) of Paxico, KS, Sharon Duryea (Ron) of Topeka, and Linda Marti of Prague, Czech.
Funeral service will be Monday, October 30, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at the NorthRidge Church in Sabetha. A visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. to service time at the church. The interment will be made in the Bern Apostolic Christian Church Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Nemaha County Home Health & Hospice sent in care of the Popkess Mortuary 823 Virginia Sabetha, Kansas 66534.