Martha Tweeten

WASHBURN Martha Tweeten, 90, Bismarck, formerly of Washburn, died Saturday, March 9, 2013, in her son’s home in Mesa, Ariz.

She was born June 25, 1922, to Gottlieb and Mary Ann Mehrer, near Turtle Lake. She married H. Kenneth Tweeten Sept. 8, 1941.

Survivors: sons, John, Mesa, Ariz., Harold, Washburn; daughter, Karen Wheeler, Bloomington, Ind.; 16 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; sisters, Ann, Ellen and Violet; and her brother, Leon.

Funeral: Monday, 10:30 a.m., Washburn Baptist Church, Washburn.

Burial: Riverview Cemetery, Washburn.

Visitation: Sunday, 5 to 7 p.m., in Goetz Funeral Home, Washburn.