Martha E. King, age 93 years, of Archbold, passed away Thursday afternoon, March 21, 2019, at Fairlawn Haven in Archbold.
She was born Dec. 9, 1925, on the farm where she lived her entire lifetime, a daughter of Henry and Ida (Weber) King.
She retired from the former Lauber Manufacturing Company in Archbold after 37 years. She enjoyed gardening on the farm, tatting, crocheting, and attending to her chickens and cats.
She was a member of the Central Mennonite Church near Archbold.
She is survived by two sisters, Delilah King of Archbold, and Florence Nofziger of Pettisville; one brother, Andrew (Doris) King of Archbold; many nieces, nephews and greatnieces and -nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; four brothers, Freeman King, Dale King, Olen King and Orville King; and two sisters, Dorothy Lantz and Inez King.
Memorial services were held yesterday, Tuesday, at 11 a.m. at the Central Mennonite Church with Pastor David Elkins officiating. Interment preceded in the Pettisville Cemetery. Short Funeral Home in Archbold was entrusted with the arrangements. www.ShortFuneralHome.com.