FORT JENNINGS - Martha Neidert, 100, of Ft. Jennings died 9:40 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 at The Meadows of Kalida. She was born Feb. 17, 1914 in Glandorf to the late Frank and Catherine (Westbeld) Maag. On November 18, 1936, she married Julius Neidert who died May 16, 1994.
She is survived by 3 sons: Orville (Betty) Neidert, Art (Doris) Neidert, and Denis (Janice) Neidert all of Fort Jennings; 10 grandchildren: Duane (Valerie) Neidert of Amherst, Dave (Barb) Neidert of Kalida, and Dale (Jen) Neidert, Jackie (Terry) Vorst, Beth (Keith) Norbeck, Mike (Stefanie) Neidert, Jay (Jen) Neidert, Craig (Julie) Neidert, Mark (Sarah) Neidert, and Cheryl (Brent) VonLehmden all of Fort Jennings; 27 great-grandchildren; and 3 great-great-grandchildren. Martha is preceded in death by 6 sisters: Agatha Unverferth, Emma Schroeder, Frances Schroeder, Rose Gerdeman, Caroline Gerdeman, and an infant, Luella; and 4 brothers: Albert, Ben, Leo, and Sam Maag.
Martha was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Fort Jennings.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 2 p.m. Monday, September 1, 2014 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Fort Jennings. Father Charles Obinwa will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday at LOVE-HEITMEYER FUNERAL HOME, Jackson Township and 1 hour prior to the service Monday at the church. There will be a Rosary Service 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Putnam County HomeCare and Hospice or a charity of donor's choice.