Martha was born on 10/17/17 in Wathena, Kansas. She married Howard Terrell in 1940. He preceded her in death in 1968. They moved to Kansas City, Kansas and raised their five children.
Martha retired from Simmons Mattress. She had a love for gardening, mushroom hunting and her grandchildren. She was a member of Holy Angels Catholic Church in Basehor, Kansas.
She was a wonderful wife, Mother, Mother-in-law and Grandma. She will be missed by all.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Alouis and Anna Staudenmaier, Her brothers, Charles, Andrew, Philip, Joseph and her sisters, Theresa Staudenmaier and Elizabeth Tharman.
She is survived by her children, Gerald Terrell and Wife, Susan, William Terrell and wife, Dora, Sherrie Terrell, Mary Arney and Phyllis Billups, Fourteen grandchildren, Donald Terrell, Ronald Terrell, David Terrell, Daniel Terrell, Michelle Anderson, Eric Long, Karen Porter, Deborah Vandervort, Tisha Johnson, Carrie Wilson, Stacey DeFries, Jason Long, Mathew Billups and Kevin Billups, and 23 great grandchildren.
Mass will be 10: 30 A.M., Saturday, January 19, 2013 at St Joseph Catholic Church in Wathena, Kansas. Burial will follow at Mount Calvary Cemetery in Wathena, Kansas. Visitation from 9:00 to 10:00 AM at the church followed by a Rosary at 10:00 AM. Pallbearers; Donald Terrell, Ronald Terrell, David Terrell, Daniel Terrell, Mathew Billups & Kevin Billups.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials be sent to KSU Cancer Research or Wounded Warriors c/o Harman Rohde, P.O. Box 426, Wathena, Kansas 66090.