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Martha Christine Miller Ridenour
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Birth: Apr. 14, 1948
Freeport
Stephenson County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 26, 2009
Whitewater
Walworth County
Wisconsin, USA

In the 1980s, Marty was a neighbor to my mother in Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin, a member of the same church I went to, and I was also a co-worker of her husband's at a bank. My fondest memory of Marty is at one of the annual bank Christmas parties and we shared a table. We danced the night away, and years after that Marty would mention what a fun night that was. I'll always remember Marty with her flaming red hair and that beautiful smile. Gone too soon. Rest in sweet, heavenly peace, Marty. I will forever remember you.
~Lori~

Obituary as it appeared in the Sheboygan Press:

Martha Christine Ridenour, age 61, of Whitewater, WI, passed away, Friday, June 26, 2009, after a courageous battle with cancer at Fairhaven in Whitewater, Wisconsin.

Marty was born in Freeport, IL on April 14, 1948, the daughter of Carl L. and Margaret E. (Ostler) Miller.

She graduated from Winslow High School in 1966 and attended Highland Community College, Freeport, IL in 1968.

Marty married Steven Dee Ridenour, August 10, 1969 in Winslow, IL. To this marriage two daughters were born.

While living in Sheboygan Falls, WI, Marty worked at Falls Mutual Insurance Company, Nemschoff Chairs Furniture Co., and was a member of the Falls First United Methodist Church and the Falls Jaycettes.

She later moved to Plymouth, MN where she worked for Toro and was an active member of the United Church of Christ Church. Marty recently moved to Whitewater, WI and worked for Wiler Corp.

She was a member of the Congregational United Church of Christ and was an active member/advocate for ovarian cancer.

Surviving are her children, Cheryl Sue (Joseph) Jicha, New Berlin, WI and Lauren D. (Jonathan Silvers) Marshall, Fargo, ND; five grandchildren, Alexandra, Mikayla, Gabriel, Mueller and Huro Silvers and Joseph Jicha Jr.; brother, Mark (Kristina) Miller, Centerville, MA, Schenectady, NY; and two nieces.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral Services were held on Tuesday, June 30, 2009, at the Congregational United Church of Christ, Whitewater, WI.
 
 
Burial:
Plainview Cemetery
Mount Morris
Ogle County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Lori Nash-Kanitz (Angel ...
Record added: Jun 28, 2009
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Martha Christine <i>Miller</i> Ridenour
Added by: Lori Nash-Kanitz (Angel Becky's Mom)
 
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Thinking of you today, Marty. Rest in sweet, heavenly peace.
- Lori Nash-Kanitz (Angel Becky's Mom)
 Added: Mar. 18, 2012

- Monika♥
 Added: Nov. 12, 2011

- Erwin
 Added: Dec. 25, 2010
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