Martha Ann Sundstrom, 73, of Ottawa, Kansas, went to be with her Lord and Savior on March 14, 2019, at Baldwin Healthcare and Rehabilitation.
Family will greet friends Monday, March 18, 2019 from 6:30–8 p.m. at Pilgrim Bible Church. Memorial services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at Pilgrim Bible Church. Burial will follow at Evergreen Mound Cemetery. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Pilgrim Bible Church, Midland Hospice, or Gideons International c/o Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home, P.O. Box 14, Ottawa , Kansas 66067. Condolences may be sent to the family through www.lamb-roberts.com.
She was born May 20, 1945, in Manhattan, Kansas, the daughter of Melvin Carl Sundstrom and Alma Grace (Bisel) Sundstrom.
She moved to Ottawa, Kansas, in 1957, and attended the one-room Baxter Grade School. Martha received her high school diploma through American School.
Martha worked at UPS for over a decade and worked on the family farm. She loved to garden and tended over a hundred tomato plants. She also had a favorite recipe for cinnamon pickles.
Martha was an active member of Pilgrim Bible Church, Ottawa, Kansas. Her love for children inspired her to teach Sunday School for many years, she also participated on the planning committee.
She is survived by four siblings, Ruth Sundstrom, Lyle Sundstrom, Raymond Sundstrom, and Harry Sundstrom, all of Ottawa, Kansas; three nieces, and several great nieces and great nephews.
Martha is preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, Marilyn Sundstrom and Lois Horner.