Donna (Mrs. Tim) Martens age 66 of West Point
Posted: 20 February, 2017
Memorial services for Donna (Mrs. Tim) Martens age 66 of West Point, NE will be on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church in West Point, NE. Interment will be in the Mount Hope Cemetery. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Minnick Funeral
Home in West Point.
Donna passed away on Saturday, February 18, 2017, surrounded by her family at her home.
Donna Jean Martens was born in West Point, NE to Paul and Doreen (Butchen) Meyer. She grew up moving around the country, while her father worked on construction sites. Donna graduated high school in Ogden, UT in 1968. She returned to the West Point area and helped operate Patti’s Pantry and later Talents Unlimited in West Point.
On September 30, 1983, she was united in marriage to Tim Martens at Fremont, NE. The couple lived in West Point and Donna worked at DV Industries in Pender, Smeal Fire Apparatus in Snyder, and lastly at Marathon Press in Norfolk. Six years ago, Donna and Tim moved to Hidden Meadows, near West Point, to enjoy lake living.
Donna enjoyed cooking, baking, canning, quilting, and sewing. She loved spending time with her family, especially being “Nana” to her grandchildren. Donna was very grateful when she received homemade gifts from her family.
Husband-Tim Martens of West Point
Daughter-Teresa and Trey Wisniewski of Wisner and family- Cody and Haylee and daughters Gwen and Saphfire, Alex, Kraig and Hannah, Kenzie, Rion and Ariana
Son- Paul Mahnke of Pender and sons-Harley and Gage
Son-Jon Mahnke of Wisner
Son-Tony and Amanda Mahnke of West Point and children-Ava, Tate and Gracie
Son-Daniel Martens and Lindsey Kratzch of Wisner
Mother- Doreen Meyer of West Point
Brother- Wayne Meyer of Utah
Donna was preceded in death by her father, and brothers-Leo, Arlan and David Meyer.
Minnick Funeral Services, Inc. - West Point
830 South Colfax Street
West Point, NE 68788