Martha Jean “Marty” Schneider Charles

Martha Jean “Marty” Schneider Charles, 82, died Oct. 11, 2018, at Pine Village, Moundridge, Kansas. 

She was born Oct. 28, 1935, in Buhler, the daughter of Sam S. and Martha L. (Wiens) Schneider.

Marty was a skilled secretary and administrative assistant. She worked at Hallmark Cards for many years before completing her career as an administrative assistant to Charles Koch in Wichita.

 She was an avid reader throughout her life, a lover of art and theater, and a traveler and traveling companion of renown. We will remember her always for her sharp sense of humor, her unfailing helpfulness, and her attachment to the New York Yankees, especially No.  2, Derek Jeter.

Survivors include nieces and nephews; Patricia (Goering) Smith and husband Bill of Seattle, W., Joseph Goering of Toronto, Canada, and Joyce (Goering) Saricks and husband Christopher,

Downers Grove, Illinois; and a number of great nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister; Lovella Goering.

Cremation is planned, with private services at a later date.Memorials may be made to “Radio Kansas, a broadcast service of Hutchinson Community College,” or to your favorite NPR station, or to the Wichita Art Museum, in care of Moundridge Funeral Home.