|Birth: ||Oct. 21, 1907|
|Death: ||Dec. 14, 2001|
Martha E. Atherton, 94, of Three Oaks, MI died December 14, 2001 in Niles.
Mrs. Atherton was born October 21, 1907 in Aurora, IL to Peter and Barbara (Theis) Meyer. On November 24, 1931 she married Monte E. Atherton in Aurora. He preceded her in death. Mrs. Atherton was employed as a clerk for the Aurora City Assessors Office and also for an insurance office and a Savings and Loan before moving to Michigan in 1974. She was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church in Three Oaks.
Survivors include her daughters, Juene (Fred) Knutel of Three Oaks; grandchildren, Janet (Brian) Attara of Chicago, IL, Peter (Judy) Knutel of Knox, IN, Julie (Matt) Ungarino of Metarie, LA, Phillip Knutel of Hudson, MA, and Jennifer Sheldon of Three Oaks, MI; great grandchildren, Tony Tryonis and Nicole Knutel of Knox, IN, Luke, Sofia and John Peter Ungarino of Metarie, LA and Anastasia Sheldon of Three Oaks, MI; and her sister, Lucille Harringe of Angola, IN.
She was preceded in death by her sisters, Irene Heimann, Catharine Freidgen, Clara Jaschob and Hildegard Meyer; and by her brothers, John, Ralph, Clarence Meyer.
Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10:00a.m. EST on Monday, December 17, 2001 at St. Mary of the Assumption Church, Three Oaks, MI. Graveside services and interment will follow at 1:00p.m. CST in St. Joseph Cemetery in Aurora, IL.
Memorials may be made to the Arthritis Foundation or to St. Mary Church.
Pobocik Funeral Home in Three Oaks is serving the family (616)756-3831.
Saint Joseph Cemetery
Created by: James Seidelman
Record added: Dec 23, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 6043877
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