In addition to her husband, Martha was predeceased by a grandson, John Henry in 1986.
Martha is survived by her daughter, Gretel (Frank) Bachler; son, Hansel (Rosemarie) Schober. She is also survived by grandchildren, Paul Todd (Lizette) Bachler, Krista (Ken) Segreto, Matthew (Lisa) Schober, David (Tracy) Schober, Christopher (Jen) Schober, Suzanne (Rich) Riley, Stephen (Meg) Schober, Deborah (Chris) Wren and Samantha Schober. Also surviving are great-grandchildren, Alexandra, Katerina, Paul, Carlo, Michael, Crissy, Kieran, Eowyn, Aoife, Saoirse, Henry, Caleb and Jack. She is also survived by her nephew, Walter (Kathleen) Schober; and grandnephew, Eric (Amy) Schober; and grandniece, Christine Schober.
Visiting hours will be 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at French, Gifford, Preiter and Blasl Funeral Home in Chatham.
A memorial service will at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at St. Peter’s Church in Spencertown.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Peters Church, P.O. Box 14, Spencertown, NY 12165.