Martha is survived by four children: Charles (Pat) Friesen of Lincoln, NE; Stuart (Joan Cromwell) Friesen also of Lincoln; Connie (Robert) Jones of Fargo, ND; and Ross (Faith) Friesen of Lawrence, KS. She is also survived by nine grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren; and two sisters-in-law Lois Klippenstein of Fullerton, CA and Betty Klippenstein of Goshen, IN.
Martha was preceded in death by her husband, her parents and five brothers: Elmer (Andy), Harvey, Donald, Ervin, and LeRoy.
Graveside services will be held at 9:15 am, Saturday, September 25, 2021 at Bethesda Mennonite Cemetery north of Henderson. Memorial services will follow at 10:00 am at the Bethesda Mennonite Church in Henderson, NE. The family requests those attending the service to wear masks. Her service will be livestreamed on the church’s website at http://bethesdamc.org/. Memorials may be directed to the Henderson Mennonite Heritage Park.