Martha Koblenski

Koblenski, Martha S. 71, passed away in St. Catherine's Medical Center on Tuesday, January 15, 2013. She was born in Chicago, IL on June 18, 1941, the daughter of the late John and Rosanna (nee Bumba) Streicher. Martha was a graduate of Warren Township High School. On October 1, 1960, in St. George Catholic Church, she was united in marriage to Stanley Koblenski. Martha had been employed by Kohl's Food Store for over 18 years. Later, she was a cook at Bose School for over 10 years. She was a member of St. Elizabeth Church, the Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge #286 Auxiliary, and the USCW Local # . Surviving are her husband, Stanley; their daughters, Kelly Koblenski, of Kenosha, and Peggy McCune, of Elizabeth, CO; grandchildren, Kalie and Dakota McCune; 3 brothers, Thomas Streicher, of Gurnee, Nicholas (Kathy) Streicher, of Silver Lake, WI, and Michael (Kathy) Streicher, of Gurnee; 2 sisters, Peggy Flory, of Fox Lake, IL, and Mary Ketchum, of Milwaukee; sisters-in-law, Audrey Streicher, of Wadsworth, IL, Janet Streicher, of Gurnee; mother-in-law, Helen Koblenski ; sister-in-law, Barb (Bill) Schmitz, all of Kenosha, brother-in-law, Dennis (Sharon) Koblenski, of Delafield; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. In addition to her parents, Martha was preceded in death by 4 brothers, John, Richard, Edward, and William Streicher. Her Memorial Mass with be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 19th, in St. Elizabeth Church, the corner of 48th St. and 8th Ave., with Rev. Sean S. Granger officiating. Visitation will be at the church on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the Mass. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciated memorials be directed to St. Elizabeth Church. DRAEGER LANGENDORF FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY 4600 County Line Rd. Racine 262-552-9000

Published in News Sun from Jan. 17 to Jan. 23, 2013