Martha Redfering, 73, of Hannibal, Missouri, died at 11 p.m. Saturday, July 6, 2013, at her home, surrounded by her loving family, after a long battle with cancer.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, July, 11, 2013, at the James O’Donnell Funeral Home in Hannibal. Brother Gregg Koelliker will officiate. Burial will be at Grand View Burial Park in Hannibal.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at the James O’Donnell Funeral Home.
Mrs. Redfering was born August 7, 1939, in Fountain Green, Ill., to Lyle K. and Mary M. Londrie.
She was first married to Owen Ransdell and he survives. She later married Raymond G. Redfering on October 29, 1978, in Clark County, Mo. He preceded her in death in 1997.
Survivors include her children, Deborah L. (Jim) Van Hoose and Linda D. Lamont, both of Hannibal, Mo.; her sister, Margaret (Don) Webber of Keokuk, Iowa; 5 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her parents, and one brother, Keith Londrie.
Martha worked at Walmart in Hannibal for several years before retiring. She loved spending time with her family. She enjoyed going bowling, going to the casino, decorating cakes, and doing crafts.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society in care of the James O’Donnell Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Jim Van Hoose, Jeff Van Hoose, Jimmy Van Hoose, Jimmy Gaines, Joe Everly, and Jordan Zumwalt.
Honorary pallbearers will be Quinton Gaines, Levi Gaines, Bradley Gaines, and Bentley Everly.
Online condolences may be made and video tribute may be viewed at www.jamesodonnellfuneralhome.com.
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