Martha Knobel, age 83, of Fairbury passed away on Nov. 30, 2017 in Fairbury. She was born June 10, 1934 at Aurora, Neb.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Maggie and Bernard Heuermann; and her brother, Eugene Heuermann.
She is survived by her husband, Ralph Knobel of Fairbury; her children, Mark (Jan) Knobel of Fairbury, Gwen (Randy) Stahmer of Omaha and Todd Knobel of Fairbury; her grandchildren, Elizabeth, Landon and Connor Stahmer, Kara and Haley Knobel and Traci (Trevor) Menke; her brother, Bernard Keith (Norma) Heuermann; her sisters, Dorothy Nelson, Elizabeth Heuermann and Alma (Norman) Rohlfing; her sister-in-law, Alvera Sturgeon; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at the Immanuel Lutheran Church of rural Daykin, Neb. Memorials are to the family’s choice. The family will greet friends on Monday from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury.