Martha L. Wiebers, 80, of Gibson City passed away Friday, December 10, 2021 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis with her daughter, Betsy Hannig and son-in-law Gary at her side. Visitation will be held 5:00-7:00 pm Wednesday December 15, 2021 at Rosenbaum Funeral Home in Gibson City. Funeral services will be held 10:00 am Thursday, December 16, 2021 also at the funeral home with Pastor Neal Kentch officiating. Burial will be at Mt. Hope Cemetery in Sibley. Memorial contributions may be made to the First Christian Church, Gibson Area Hospital Foundation, Gibson Moyer District Library or an organization of the donor’s choice. Masks are required and social distancing will be encouraged.
Martha was born October 21, 1941 in Rock Island a daughter of Dr. Evan Lloyd DVM and Louise (Rice) Moul. She married Ronald Wiebers on August 1, 1999 in Gibson City. He survives. Also surviving is her daughter Elizabeth “Betsy” (Gary) Hannig of Litchfield. Three bonus children: Dawn (Brad) Veatch of Marion, Virginia; David (Kelly) Wiebers of Bristol, Wisconsin; Dayna (Bob) Graham of Columbia, Missouri. She was Oma to Alexandra, Aimee, Ashlen, Andrew, Aric, Caleb, Shannon and David James and 3 great grandchildren Everett, Evelyn and Otto.
Marti received her BA and MA from Bradley University and taught school in Peoria and Ford Counties. She was a member of the First Christian Church of Gibson City and the Gibson Area Hospital Auxiliary.