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Martha Kimbler Stern, Adair Co., KY native (1936-2012)

She was born a member of a large, highly regarded Adair County, KY, family, the daughter of the late John Robert and Mary Etta Swanson Kimbler. She was a member of Pleasant View Mennonite Church in Goshen, IN, a retired teacher, editor and was engaged in marketing services.

Martha Kimbler Stern age 76 years of Goshen, IN formerly of Adair County, KY passed away Sunday June 3, 2012 at 7:34pmET, at Wesley Healthcare in Auburn, IN.

The funeral service will be Saturday, June 9, 2012 at 3pmET/2pmCT at Pleasant View Mennonite Church, 58529 CR 23, Goshen with Pastor Ron Diener the officiating clergy. Interment in Pleasant View Cemetery in Goshen. Visitation will be Friday June 8, 2012, 2pm-4pmET/1pm-3pmCT, and 6pm-8pmET/5pm-7pmCT, at Reith-Rohrer-Ehret Funeral Home, 311 South Main Street, Goshen, IN

Martha Kimbler Stern, Goshen, IN (1936-2012)

She was born on Tuesday, February 14, 1936 in Adair County, KY. She was the daughter of the late John Robert and Mary Etta Swanson Kimbler.She died Sunday June 3, 2012 in Auburn, DeKalb County, IN, at the age of 76 years, 3 months, and 18 days.

She was married to Richard A. Stern.

She is survived by the following:
  • Four children: Terri Anne Troyer of Goshen, IN;Timothy A. Stern of Goshen, IN; Thad A. (Laura) Stern of Goshen, IN; andTammy (Myron) Miller of Bristol IN

  • One sister: Jenny Burkett of Somerset, KY

  • Five grandchildren: Andrew (Elizabeth) Stern, Katie (Sean) Coleman,Jared Miller, Sophie Troyer and Joel Miller
She was preceded in death by the following siblings: Nolan Kimbler, A. G. Kimbler, Arthur Kimbler, Robert Kimbler, W. A. Kimbler, James Kimbler, John Jr. Kimbler, Chester Kimbler and Alice Jean Kimbler.

She was a member of Pleasant View Mennonite Church in Goshen, IN, a retired teacher, editor and was engaged in marketing services.

Condolences at obituary information is a courtesy of Stotts-Phelps-McQuearyFuneral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY.Memorial contributions: Donors Choice.

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