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Boettger, Martha Louise
Mrs. Martha Louise Boettger, 70, of Galesburg died at 8:16 am Tuesday, March 5, 2013 in Galesburg Cottage Hospital.

She was born October 14, 1942 in Wilson, N.C. the daughter of Dale W. and Martha Louise Brackett Dawson. She married Jack Boettger on January 31, 1969 in Charleston, S.C. He survives.

Also surviving is her son, John Ahren Boettger (Melissa Elizabeth Olsen) of Colorado. She is preceded in death by her parents and her sister Janet Brock.

Martha taught public school in Galesburg, Germany and Texas. She graduated from Western Illinois University.

Private family services are scheduled. There will be no visitation. Burial will be in the Rock Island National Cemetery in Rock Island, Ill. Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolence may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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