Martha 'Jeanie' Stroh


Martha "Jeanie" Stroh, 63, of Garden City, died Friday, Nov. 16, 2012, in Garden City.

Martha "Jeanie" Stroh, 63, of Garden City, died Friday, Nov. 16, 2012, in Garden City.

She was born Feb. 25, 1949, in Greeley, Colo., to Joseph John and Bernice Barbara Schmitt Stroh. She graduated from Greeley Central High School in 1967.

A Garden City resident since the early 1980s, she was employed by her father at Stroh Cleaners, becoming the owner and operator in 1986. She was a member of St. Dominic Catholic Church of Garden City where she served as a Eucharistic Minister and Sacristan. She also was a member of Daughters of Isabella and St. Dominic Altar Society.

Survivors include her mother, Bernice Stroh of Garden City; two brothers, Jim Stroh and wife Marty of Loveland, Colo., and Don Stroh and wife Suzanne of Willis, Texas; three sisters, Linda Runge and husband Mark of Wichita, Kathy Arterburn and husband Charles of West Des Moines, Iowa, and Joyce McClure and husband Bill of Lincoln, Neb.; and nieces and nephews, Ty Householder, Amanda Stroh, Jamie Jourgensen, Leanne Seeley, Michelle Bellew, Shane Barnes, Shannon Moore, Lindsey Wasinger, Kara Runge, Eric Runge, Megan Neemann, Sarah McClure, Kayla McClure and Abby McClure. She was preceded in death by her father, Joseph John Stroh.

Vigil service and Daughters of Isabella rosary will begin at 7:30 p.m. Friday at St. Dominic Catholic Church in Garden City. Funeral Mass will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday at the church. Burial will follow at Valley View Cemetery in Garden City.

There will be no visitation. Condolences may be emailed to Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society or St. Catherine Hospice, both in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 412 N. Seventh St., Garden City, KS 67846.


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