Martha Jean Deppen

LEXINGTON - Deppen, Martha Jean, 83, passed away Thursday, June 5, 2014.

She was born in Louisville, KY, to the late Fred and Nette Jennewein.

Martha was a seamstress and sewing was her passion. She was a volunteer for St. Joseph Hospital for 17 ½ years. In April of 2014, she received the Golden Sneaker Award.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her three brothers.

Martha is survived by her son, Chuck (Shawn) Deppen; and four grandchildren, Brittany, Emily, Chase and Parker.

Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Sunday, June 8, 2014 at Milward-Southland. Funeral service will be 1:30 p.m. Monday, June 9, 2014 also at Milward-Southland. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Hospice of the Bluegrass. www.milwardfuneral.com

Funeral Home

Milward Funeral Directors
391 Southland Dr. Lexington, KY 40503
(859) 276-1415

Published in The Courier-Journal on June 8, 2014