Fern E. Martinson, 91, died Saturday, March 28, 2009, at The Cedars, McPherson. 
She was a homemaker and reflexologist.
Survivors include: son, Bill “Meatball” Martinson of McPherson; daughter, Patricia A. Johnson and husband, John LeRay, of McPherson; sisters, Helen Lopshire of Salina, and Eleanor Martinson of McPherson; three grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. 
The funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m., Friday, April 3, 2009, at the New Gottland Lutheran Church.  Burial will be in the New Gottland Cemetery.  Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m., Thursday, at Stockham Family Funeral Home, with the family present from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be given to the New Gottland Lutheran Church or the Salvation Army in care of Stockham Family Funeral Home.