Martha W. White, 89, of Shelbyville passed away Thursday, October 27, 2016 at St. Johns Hospital in Springfield. She was born April 13, 1927 in St. Louis, MO. On January 24, 1957, she and Marion D. White were united in marriage. He preceded her in death on November 1, 1989. She was a member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Shelbyville. Martha also enjoyed cross-stitching and working puzzles. Surviving are her children Bill Mueller, Barbara Peterson, Lula White, Lois James, Janet (William) Johnson and Doris Fairbanks all of Shelbyville and Tina Levermier of Atwood, 13 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and sister Wilma Decker of Plainfield, IN. Preceding her in death were her husband, two children and brother Walter Mueller. Graveside Services will be held Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. at Hubbartt Cemetery, Beecher City with Pastor E. Wade Helmkamp officiating. Memorials may be made to the Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Shelbyville or the American Cancer Society. Lockart-Green Funeral Home in Shelbyville is assisting the family. Family and friends are invited to share a story or light a candle in Marthas honor at www.lockartgreenfuneralhome.com.
Published on October 30, 2016