Obituary: Martha Strong

Pratt—Martha “Myrt” Albers Strong, 93, died Feb. 12, 2020, at Parkwood Village, Pratt, Kansas.She was born May 29, 1926, at Cunningham, Kansas the daughter of Ben and Anna Mary Geris Ebenkamp.  A resident of the St. Leo community most of her life, she was a homemaker.Martha was a member of the St. Leo Catholic Church and the Altar Society, both of St. Leo.On May 29, 1945, she married Fred Albers at St. Leo; he died April 20, 1986.  On Feb. 14, 1995, she married Joe Strong; he died Nov. 22, 2010.  Survivors include two sons and their wives Bernie and Diana, and Ned and Bonnie; daughter Bonnie Stephens, Mary Ann Norris and husband Luey, and Marlene Albers and husband David Marshall; 7 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.  She was also preceded in death by a son Larry; brothers Ed and Lawrence; sisters Pauline Rohling, Eleanor Rohling, Lucy Rohling, Sr. Cassian and Mary Ann Urban.Parish rosary will be 7:00 p.m., Friday, Feb. 14, 2020, at the Livingston Funeral Home, Kingman.  Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, at the St. Leo Catholic Church.  Friends may call after 3:00 p.m., Friday at the funeral home.  Burial will be in the St. Leo Cemetery.Memorials may be made with the St. Leo Parish Hall Fund in care of the funeral home.  The family wishes to express their thanks to Parkwood Village for the wonderful care their mother received.Livingston Funeral Home Tim Price, owner PO Box 453 1830 North Main Street Kingman, KS 67068 Phone: (620) 532-3322 (800) 213-8279. Website

Posted online on June 29, 2020