Martha Jean Whiteside-Meahl-Keith
Martha Jean Whiteside-Meahl-Keith died at the age of 91 in Enterprise, Kansas on May 10th. She was born in Newtown, Indiana to James and Bessie Whiteside on April 29, 1925; grew up in Newtown, and was married to John P Meahl, also of Indiana on August 31, 1946. They met in Lafayette, Indiana shortly after John's WWII military service
She was preceded in death by her parents and her first husband, John Meahl, who passed away on October 30, 1990. She and John had 3 sons: John Meahl Jr who resides in Cynthiana, Ky, James Meahl who serves aboard a US government military supply ship in Asia, and Jeff Meahl and his wife Beth of Enterprise, Ks. Martha remarried on April 30, 1999 to Alva Keith in Corpus Christi, Tx. Alva preceded her in death on January 13, 2002.
She is also survived by two grandchildren, Tim Meahl of Roeland Park, Ks, and Robyn Meahl of Berlin, Germany, and her stepdaughter, Janece Bueche of Plano, Texas.
A memorial service will be held at the Newtown Community Church in Newtown,
Indiana on May 16th at 1 pm preceded by a visitation at 12 pm. Burial will be at the
Newtown cemetary immediately afterwards.
Danner Funeral Home is handling local arrangements.