Martha F. Van Horn
1923 — 2022
Martha Marty Fetter Van Horn, 98, of Plano, TX joined her heavenly father on January 6, 2022. Born on Oct. 15, 1923, in Chelsea, IA to Lewis & Agnes Fetter, Sr., Martha's early years were spent on the family farm with her nine siblings during the Great Depression. Here, she developed a work ethic that would guide her life. After high school, Martha studied at Mercy School of Nursing in Iowa. Having earned a nursing scholarship, she moved to Washington, D.C. where she graduated from Georgetown University with a BS degree in Nursing in 1954. She joined the USAR Nurse Corps and rose to the rank of Captain. She met and married the love of her life, Frank C. Van Horn in 1959 in Washington,...