Martha L. King

MARTHA L. KING HOBART, IN Martha L. King, age 99, of Hobart passed away Wednesday, December 26, 2012. She was born on March 5, 1913 in Gary, IN to the late Faron and Bertha Kleckner. Martha was a former Wheeler resident and attended Glen Park School. She loved gardening and especially loved her strawberries. Martha loved when her grandchildren came to visit. She also loved going to visit with her sisters. Martha is survived by her sister, Mary Jane Caesar of Hobart; son-in-law, Charles Breezley; grandchildren: Martha "Marty" Thyen, Becky (Darren) Chmelik, Roberta "Bobbie" (Rocco) Pavese, Pamela Lain, Dennis (Sherryl) King, and Gregory King; nine great grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Herman King; daughter, Patricia Breezley; son, Wayne King; brothers: Billy and Chuck Kleckner; sisters: Mabel Harms, Frances Jollif, Florence Williams, Alice Brown, Bessie Garrett, and Elizabeth Clark; two infant siblings; and granddaughter, Jan Matlock. Funeral services will be held Monday, December 31, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at Rees Funeral Home, 600 West Old Ridge Road, Hobart. Entombment will follow at Graceland Mausoleum, Valparaiso. Visitation is Sunday, December 30, 2012 from 2:00-8:00 p.m. at Rees Funeral Home, Hobart Chapel. Call (219) 942-2109 or visit us online at:

Funeral Home

Rees Funeral Home, Hobart Chapel - Hobart
600 West Old Ridge Road  Hobart, IN 46342
(219) 942-2109

Published in The Times on Dec. 29, 2012