Martha A. Damm 1918-2019
Martha A. Damm
Martha A. Damm, 100, of Medford, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019 at Country Gardens, surrounded by family, under the care of Hope Hospice. A memorial service will take place at 11 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 8, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Medford with Father Patrick McConnell officiating. Burial will follow at Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will take place at the church on Friday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service.
Martha was born on Dec. 16, 1918 in Medford. She married Ray Ludwig in June of 1938 and he preceded her in death in June of 1982. She married Edwin Damm in November of 1985 and he preceded her in death in August of 2008. Martha lived a full life, whether it was working on their farm as a young girl, being a housewife and Mom or slinging pizzas at Tombstone Pizza. She had six children, Jan (Paul) Hirsch, Pat (Dick) Baumer, Terry (Elaine), Gary (Gabby), Deb Marvin and Doug (Connie); 11 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her husbands, Martha was preceded in death by her son, Terry and sons-in-law, Bill Marvin and Paul Hirsch; and her grandson, Kurt Hirsch.
Hemer Funeral Service of Medford and Rib Lake have been entrusted with arrangements. Online condolences can be left at www.hemerfuneralservice.com.
Martha’s family would like to thank Country Gardens and Hope Hospice for the wonderful care.