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Martha M. Enderby
Martha M. Enderby, 95, of Marinette, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at Rennes Health Center-East.
Born on Jan. 15, 1918 in Perkins, Mi., to the late Adrian and Katherine (Oudeans) Konyn, she moved with her family to the Marinette area at an early age. She married Harry Enderby in 1935 and together they raised five children. He preceded her in death in 1970.
She worked for many years at the Boreal Glove Co. and in later years at Milwaukee Glove Co. A member of Holy Family Parish and the Holy Family Altar Society, she is remembered by family and friends for her great sense of humor and a fun person to be with. She enjoyed cards, feeding the birds and taking camping trips with her daughter and family. Mostly she loved spending time with her family and grandchildren. She was a wonderful mother, grandmother and friend and will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
She is survived by two sons, Al (Nancy) and Ron (Donna), both of Marinette; a daughter, Joan (Dale) Squier, of Kewaskum; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; four step-great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Cel Konyn and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Harry; a son, Harold, who died in 1968 from injuries related to an auto accident; four brothers, Buck, Pete, Nick and Lawrence and four sisters, Sis Enderby, Stella MacFarlane, Gert Shehow and Marian Mull.
Friends called at Hansen-Onion-Martell Funeral Home in Marinette after 10 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 1 with a Funeral Mass at noon at Holy Family Parish-Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Taylor St. Rev. Joseph Dorner officiated with burial in Forest Home Cemetery. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established.
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