Martha G. Kern

February 27, 1950 - May 1, 2023
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555 S. Indiana Avenue
Crown Point, IN 46307
St. Mary Catholic Church
321 Joliet Street
Crown Point, IN 46307
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Martha G. Kern, age 73, of Crown Point, IN, passed away on Monday, May 1, 2023. She was the daughter of Sydney and Sarah Garner. Martha is survived by her children: Adam J. (Chrissie) of Highland, IN, Eric W. (Nancy) of Mt. Carmel, IL; granddaughters: Lucy, Haven, Margaret; sister, Susan G. Kraft of Crown Point,Continue Reading

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Irene A Doty left a message on May 8, 2023:
Sympathies to Martha's family. I knew Martha from high school. We were in the marching Bulldogs and symphony band. She played clarinet and I played saxophone and bassoon. She was invited to the big band reunion to celebrate our 1st place down at State in '65 in 2010. We did not have a celebration when we came back so it took us 45 years to have it. Sorry I was not able to get to the funeral home. Rest In Peace Martha. God Bless to all of you.
Lynn Rhodes left a message on May 7, 2023:
Dear Adam, Krissy and Family, My deepest sympathy goes out to you and your family. Losing a mom that loved you so much is heartbreaking. You’re all in my thoughts and prayers as the Lord wraps His loving arms around you and brings comfort and peace to your souls. Hugs ❤️
Velazquez Family left a message on May 7, 2023:
While I did not know her, I know her son. If she was able to raise someone who was as good and as dedicated a person as he, then her absence will be felt by all.
Michael Beaver left a message on May 5, 2023:
So sad to learn of Martha's passing. She was always polite and friendly to me. Although I did not see her often, Martha was pleasant to converse with and seemed to always have a smile for everyone. She will be missed.
Fran Goldie left a message on May 4, 2023:
Our deepest condolences go out to Martha's family and friends. We worshipped with Martha for many years: she will likely be playing clarinet in heaven! She delighted in fellowship and made space for our home group to have 4th of July parties that were great family times. She enjoyed our rocking chair and times we gathered in our upper room. She would wear her winning smile and rock away! Martha always celebrated the people around her. She will be missed. Our prayers go out for her family at this time. May each of you feel consoled by our good God in a very special way!
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Dave Gumbiner left a message on May 4, 2023:
Martha was a great lady. I have not seen her in years, went to school with her at South Ward Taft in the high school, played in band with her and accomplished musician. She was a very nice lady always enjoyed being around Marty. Our condolences and prayers to the family.
Bob and Sue Castagna left a message on May 4, 2023:
Our deepest condolences on Martha's passing. Martha was an angel to us and to Grace, Bob's Mom, when she would sit, visit and pray with Grace during their time together at church. Martha would bring hand-written bible verses for Grace which she very much appreciated. Martha and her sister Susan visited Grace while she was in hospice care. Thank you Martha for your caring love. May you rest in peace.
Mary Ann Ernst left a message on May 3, 2023:
Martha I will miss you so much. Always a smile on your face. You became my friend and I will miss you dearly and Adam coming to Stracks. You brightened up my day. Spread your wings my friend. Always in my heart ♥️. Adam my condolences to your and your family. You did a great job taking care of your momma. The love you had for her really showed. You have my condolences. Love you.
Gail Clark left a message on May 3, 2023:
Your mom always had the sweetest smile and was one of the sweetest personalities. You are blessed to call her Mom. RIP Martha Gail Clark
Miller Family left a message on May 3, 2023:
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Anita And Tim Drendel left a message on May 3, 2023:
Dearest Adam, Susie, Chrissie, and little girls. We loved Martha and her infectious laugh and smile. We will cherish the hand written scripture passages that she gave to us and the sweet needle points. We will continue to pray for her and for all of you. You loved her well, and she felt cherished by all of you. May the peace of the Lord be with you always. Anita and Tim
Marcia (Schulte) Dowdy left a message on May 3, 2023:
My deepest condolences to Martha’s family! I’ve known Marty since grade school. We played the clarinet together in band. I used to go over to her house out by Washington School quite a bit growing up!! You can keep Marty alive in your hearts with al the beautiful memories you have of her! RIP, Marty!!!
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