A Funeral Mass for Martha was held, Feb. 1, 2014 at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Dickinson with Msgr. Patrick Schumacher celebrating. Burial followed in St. Pius Cemetery in Schefield.
Martha was born Jan. 9, 1917 in Stark County, the daughter of Joseph and Regina (Roller) Binstock. She attended school at St. Pius School in Schefield.
Martha was united in marriage June 10, 1936 to Kasper Jahner at St. Pius Catholic Church, Schefield. The couple farmed for 32 years and they were blessed with eight children. In 1968, Martha and Kasper moved to Regent, later moving to their Oak Manor home in Dickinson in 1997. Martha loved to raise a garden and flowers. She enjoyed quilting, crocheting, playing cards and she especially loved spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Martha spent time at St. Ben’s, Evergreen and most recently, St. Luke’s Home in Dickinson.
She was a member of St. Henry’s Guild of Regent, St. Pius Verein of Schefield and St. Ann’s of St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church.
Martha is survived by her sons, Tony (Donna) and Tom (Shag) of Dickinson, N.D.; daughters, Vangie (Wayne) Link of Bismarck, N.D.; Isabell Kudrna of Billings, Mont. and Marcella (Ed) Kautzman of Dickinson, N.D. ; Lorraine (Lyle) Dutton of Denver, Colo.; Kathleen Fletcher of Centennial, Colo.and Bernice (Mike) Cherney of Hazen, N.D.; 31 grandchildren, two step-grandchildren, 76 great-grandchildren and nine great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Albina; brother-in-law, Martin Decker; sister-in-law, Ethel Binstock.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Kasper; son, Joseph; son-in-law, Leroy Kudrna; two grandchildren; parents, Joseph and Regina Binstock; four sisters and four brothers.
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