Martha L. Kleinfelter, 93, of Manheim, died peacefully at home on Tuesday, April 4, 2023. Born in Elizabeth Township, she was the daughter of the late Carrie Hutchinson Haldeman, and grew up with her grandparents, John, and Alice Hutchinson. She was the loving wife of the late Leon R. Kleinfelter who passed away in September 2002. Martha was a seamstress for several garment factories including, Walter W. Moyer, Ephrata, and Hopeland Manufacturing. She attended Grace Brethren Church of Manheim. Martha traveled extensively throughout the United States and enjoyed quilting, camping, cooking, and was a wonderful baker. Martha had a deep passion for her family, and she cherished the time she could spend with her children and grandchildren.
Surviving is a son, Leon R. Jr. husband of Debra Kleinfelter, three daughters: Kay E. wife of Robert Maul, Jean L. wife of Barry L. Myers, Sandra L. wife of Cleon Berntheizel, all of Manheim, three grandchildren; Robert Maul, Kelly Kleinfelter wife of Joseph Blowers, Matthew Kleinfelter, a brother, David L. husband of Elaine Haldeman, Ephrata, and three sisters; Audrey A. wife of Roger Noll, of Denver, Judy M. wife of Louis Vollertsen, of Stevens, and Pat L. Kagarise, of Roulette. She was preceded in death by four brothers; Richard Lutz, Larry, Charles, and Paul Haldeman, and three sisters; Nancy Haldeman, Phyllis J. McGallicher, and Evelyn F. Carter.