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Official Obituary of

Nonavee Diane Martens

August 22, 1948 ~ February 11, 2024 (age 75) 75 Years Old

Nonavee Martens Obituary

Nonavee Diane Martens, age 75 died Sunday, February 11, 2024.  She was born on August 22, 1948, in St. Louis, Missouri and was a daughter of the late William and Ruth Threewhit Irwin.  She was a pilot and above all else, a loving mother.  Nonavee was also preceded in death by her siblings, Terry Irwin, Deidra Czaja, and Mary Ash.

Survivors include her children, Aimee Wilson (Robert), Julie Gerdts (John), and Walter Martens (Amanda), her sister, Carrie Ziedman (Sam), and her grandchildren, Brooks Wilson, Madyson Wuest, Meghan Wuest, Maxwell Wuest, Gabe Wilson, Alexis Gerdts, Dalton Gerdts, Isla Martens, and Mitchell Martens.

A celebration of her life is being planned for Saturday, June 29, 2024 at Zion State Park in Zion, Illinois. Those needing more information may reach out to any of her children.  You may also visit the Zion State Park website (Search for Illinois Beach) at  http://dnrillinois.gov 

Memorials are suggested to the Association of Frontotemporal Degeneration, 2700 Horizon Drive, Suite 120, King of Prussia, PA 19406 (theaftd.org)

The Padgett and King Mortuary & Crematory is in charge of arrangements and an online guest registry is available at www.padgettking.com  

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