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Martha Mary Katherine Willenbring Herman
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Birth: Sep. 28, 1913
Richmond
Stearns County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 2004
Hillsboro
Washington County
Oregon, USA

Martha Willenbring was born Sept. 28, 1913, in Richmond, Minn. She was a welder in the shipyards during World War II and owned several restaurants in Portland, including Lydia's and the Monte Cristo. She later was a nurse's aide at Oak Villa nursing home in Hillsboro. In 1950, she married Arthur; he died in 1971.

Survivors include her daughter, RoseAnn Volk; sister, Ida Miller; 12 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; and great-great-grandchildren.

Martha Was married to George Thomas David Bergstrom whom she had five children with, George David, Jr, Carol, Virginia, Marilyn and RoseAnn.

She Married Wilbur Richard Miley.

She was then married to James Silbernagel.

and then to Arthur George Herman. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thomas Franz Willenbring (1880 - 1976)
  Mary Katherine Kolb Willenbring (1881 - 1965)
 
 Spouses:
  Arthur George Herman (1903 - 1971)
  George David Bergstrom (1907 - 1988)
  James Earl Silbernagel (1913 - 1979)*
 
 Children:
  Virginia Marie Bergstrom Boje (1931 - 1997)*
  George David Thomas Bergstrom (1933 - 1977)*
  Carol Loretta Bergstrom Trafton-Wall (1934 - 2001)*
  Roseann Martha Bergstrom Volk-Finnell (1937 - 2013)*
  Marilyn Louise Bergstrom (1940 - 1947)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alfred Willenbring (1904 - 1904)*
  Eleanora Willenbring (1910 - 1911)*
  Arthur Herman Willenbring (1910 - 1969)*
  Martha Mary Katherine Willenbring Herman (1913 - 2004)
  Erma Linda Willenbring Heaton (1915 - 1989)*
  Richard Willenbring (1920 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Loving Wife, Mother and Grandmother
 
Burial:
Fir Lawn Cemetery
Hillsboro
Washington County
Oregon, USA
 
Maintained by: Chris Bergstrom
Originally Created by: Tracy Turner
Record added: Aug 16, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20985081
Martha Mary Katherine <i>Willenbring</i> Herman
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Martha Mary Katherine <i>Willenbring</i> Herman
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Martha Mary Katherine <i>Willenbring</i> Herman
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We will meet again someday and i can finally get a chance to know you
- Chris Bergstrom
 Added: May. 7, 2014
R.I.P . Great Grandma Herman i wish i had gotten the chance to get to know you better.
- Chris Bergstrom
 Added: Sep. 19, 2013

- Lin
 Added: Nov. 3, 2012
 
 
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