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Obituaries

  • A  funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug.17, at St. Francis of Assisi Church.

    A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug.17, at St. Francis of Assisi Church.

Martha J. Kalbfleisch, 92

Aug. 10, 2016

A  funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug.17, at St. Francis of Assisi Church.

A funeral Mass will be cel­e­brated at 10 a.m. Wednes­day, Aug.17, at St. Fran­cis of Assisi Church.

Martha Jean Kalbfleisch, 92 of Rotonda West, Fla., died Wednes­day, Aug. 10, 2016, at Manor Care Health Ser­vices in Venice, Fla.

She was born Sept. 5, 1923, in Louisville, Ky., to Aloy­sius and Ann (Eil­ers) Quino.

Mrs. Kalbfleisch was a devoted mother and home­maker. She moved to Florida from Louisville 40 years ago. A com­mu­ni­cant and can­tor of St. Fran­cis of Assisi Church in Grove City, Martha enjoyed paint­ing, singing, golf­ing and play­ing bridge.

She is sur­vived by her three chil­dren, Judith (Kenny) Huber of Louisville, Mar­lene (Jim) Tsar­eff of Indi­anapo­lis, Ind., and Paul (Dr. Sheri) Kalbfleisch of Louisville; her lov­ing com­pan­ion Ralph Mon­ta­nari of Rotonda West; two sis­ters, Pat Race of Day­tona Beach, Fla., and Phyl­lis Krebs of Louisville; five grand­chil­dren and six great grand­chil­dren. She was pre­ceded in death by her hus­band, Paul Sr. in May 1998.

A funeral Mass will be cel­e­brated at 10 a.m. Wednes­day, Aug.17, at St. Fran­cis of Assisi Church. Inter­ment will fol­low in the Church Memo­r­ial Garden.

Expres­sions of sym­pa­thy in her name may be made to the Alzheimers Asso­ci­a­tion of Sarasota/Manatee 3277-A Fruitville Road #1 Sara­sota, FL 34237.

Arrange­ments are by Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home Inc. with Pri­vate Crematory.

Con­do­lences may be made at www.englewoodfh.com. Arrange­ments by Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home, Inc. with Pri­vate Crematory.