Helen Ann Marten, 89, of Wheaton died Saturday at a Topeka hospital as a result of a stroke.
She was a life-long member of the area.
Helen married Lloyd Marten in 1943. He proceeded her in death in 2005. Helen was a homemaker and farm wife.
She is survived by her children; Larry Marten (Peggy), Beverly Marten, Danny Marten and Brian Marten (Annette); seven grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and two step great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. April 15 at St. Luke Lutheran Church in Wheaton. She will lie-in-state on Monday, at the Church, starting at 4 p.m. where the family will greet friends from 6 to 8 p.m. A prayer service will be held at 7 p.m.