Martha Holdeman, 89, died on Wednesday (April 25, 2012) at Moundridge Manor.


Martha Holdeman, 89, died on Wednesday (April 25, 2012) at Moundridge Manor.
She was born on Aug. 12, 1922, to Abraham H. and Lavina Becker Ratzlaff in McPherson County. She was a homemaker.
She married Wilford L. Holdeman on May 4, 1941, in Galva. He died on Feb. 4, 2010.
Survivors include sons, Kenneth (Virginia) Holdeman, Linford (Irene) Holdeman and Verle (Phyllis) Holdeman, all of Halstead, and Clinton (Ruth) Holdeman of Elma, Iowa; daughters, Marlis (Ken) Barkman of Cartwright, Manitoba, Canada, and Darlene (Weldon) Koehn of Halstead; brother, Noah Ratzlaff of Moundridge; sisters, Elizabeth Wenger of Moundridge, Dessie Wiebe of Iroquis, S.D., and Gloriann Wedel of Galva; 28 grandchildren; 92 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Moundridge Funeral Home, and from 6 to 8 p.m. at the church.
Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at the Garden View Church of God in Christ, Mennonite, Halstead. Burial will be in the church cemetery.  
Memorial donations are suggested to Moundridge Manor or Mercy Hospital, both in care of the funeral home.