Martha M. Haupt
Martha M. Haupt, 96, Little Chute, passed away Monday, July 8, 2013. She was born January 8, 1917, in Little Chute, daughter of Henry and Bertha (Driessen) Winius. She was united in marriage to Joseph F. Haupt on July 24, 1943, at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church, Little Chute. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She will be "Deeply" missed by everyone. Martha had worked for SS Kresges, Sandy's Cleaners, EZ Glide, Haupts Bar and Parkside Care Center. She was a past leader of the Girls Scouts and Boy Scouts. Up until her death, she was an active member of the American Legion Auxiliary Post #258, St. John's Mission Club, and the Senior Citizens group. Martha enjoyed bowling, fishing and playing cards. She had many fond memories of fishing trips to Pelican Lake. When she wasn't fishing she was playing cards, sheepshead of course. In her later years, the casino trips with family and friends were special to her. She was an excellent seamstress. She had made patch quilts for all her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Martha is survived by her loving daughters: Carol (John) Baker, Appleton and Christy Haupt, Little Chute; her daughter-in-law, Kathy Haupt, Little Chute; five grandchildren: Karrie (Doug) Thompson, Little Chute; Brian (Patti) Haupt, Freedom; John (Cindy) Baker Jr., Hudson, WI; Michelle (Jeff) Frye and Chad (Lesley) Baker, both from Darboy; 13 great grandchildren; brothers and sisters: Lester (Pat) Winius, Little Chute; Joseph (Terry) Winius and Alice Hermus, Kimberly; Harriet Masch, Julian, CA; Henry (Claire) Winius Jr., and a sister-in-law, Isabel Winius.
She was preceded in death by her husband Joseph on January 25, 1987; her son Robert on September 3, 2005; her parents Henry and Bertha Winius; her mother- and father-in-law, Elizabeth and Nicholas Haupt; brothers and sisters: William, Harold, Ray, Albert Winius, Ann Dereks, Agnes Sporakowski and Alma Dorchner; brothers- and sisters-in-law: Pearl Winius, Elaine Winius, Leonard Sporakowski, Annamae Winius, Robert Masch, Gilbert Dorchner, Henry (Helen) Haupt, Hans (Helen) Haupt, John (Helen) Haupt, Bill (Edith) Haupt, Roman Haupt, Maggie (Cyril) Robedeaux and Josephine Verbeten.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on July 11, 2013, at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church, 323 S. Pine St., Little Chute, with Fr. Ron Belitz officiating. Interment will be in St. John Cemetery, Little Chute. Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. at the church until the time of the Mass.