Donetta Martenson

5/20/2014

DIGHTON — Donetta Marie Martenson, 85, died Friday, May 16, 2014, at Emeritus at Roslyn in Denver.

DIGHTON — Donetta Marie Martenson, 85, died Friday, May 16, 2014, at Emeritus at Roslyn in Denver.

She was born Dec. 15, 1928, in Dighton, to Cleo and Edna Marie Van Fleet Owen. She graduated from high school in Wichita.

On Oct. 14, 1944, she married Donald L. Martenson in Wichita. He died March 26, 2005. She also was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Max Owen.

A former resident of Dighton, Mrs. Martenson had worked as an accountant for a car auction company in Denver.

Survivors include a son, Roger Martenson of Denver; a daughter, Marsha Martenson; two grandsons; and two great-grandchildren.

Funeral will begin at 1 p.m. today at First Baptist Church in Dighton. Burial will be at Dighton Memorial Cemetery.

Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com. Memorials are suggested to First Baptist Church, in care of Boomhower Funeral Home, Box 891, Dighton, KS 67839.

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