May 20, 1929 - February 21, 2016
GERALD HERMAN MARTS 1929 - 2016 Gerald "Jerry" Herman Marts age 86 of Plattsmouth, NE formerly of Omaha, NE passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 21, 2016 at the Bellevue Medical Center in Bellevue, NE. He was born on May 20, 1929 to Herman Allen and Elva M. (Evans) Marts in Nebraska City, NE. He was raised and schooled in Nebraska City and graduated from Nebraska City High School with the class of 1947. After graduating from high school, he attended Peru State College in Peru, NE for two years. Then Jerry enlisted in the US Air Force and served his country for two years during the Korean Conflict from 1952 to 1954. After serving his country, he returned to Nebraska City. He met Norma Jean Tritsch and they were later married in Nebraska City. Jerry and Norma made their home and raised their children in Omaha, NE. He worked as an electrician for IBEW #22 in Omaha. Jerry was residing at The Nebraska Masonic Home in Plattsmouth at the time of his death. Jerry was a member of the Western Star Masonic Lodge No. 2 of Nebraska City, York Rite, Mt. Calvary Commandery No. 1, Omaha Chapter No. 1, Royal Arch Masons, Omaha Council of Cryptic Masons No. 1, Tangier Shrine, IBEW #22, and First Christian Church all of Omaha. He is survived by his two daughters: Linda Dieterich and husband Michael of Bellevue, NE; Leslie Baldwin and husband Mark of San Antonio, TX; six grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, brother: Gordon Marts and wife Barbara of Burbank, CA; sister: Shirley Heald and husband Arlie of Tucson, AZ; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and many friends. He was preceded in death by his parents: Herman and Elva Marts and his wife: Norma Marts. A Wake Service will be held from 4:00 to 7:00 P.M., Friday, March 4, 2016 at the Tangier Shrine Temple in Omaha. Final Resting Place will be at Westlawn Hillcrest Cemetery in Omaha. The Family suggests memorials to the First Christian Church in Omaha or The Nebraska Masonic Home in Plattsmouth.
GERALD HERMAN MARTS 1929 - 2016 Gerald "Jerry" Herman Marts age 86 of Plattsmouth, NE formerly of Omaha, NE passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 21, 2016 at the Bellevue Medical Center in Bellevue, NE. He was born on May 20, 1929 to Herman... View Obituary & Service Information
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GERALD HERMAN MARTS
1929 - 2016
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