ORIENT/POLO — William “Bill” Martinmaas, 92, of Orient/Polo, passed away Friday, November 1, 2019, at his home.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., today, at the St. Liborius Catholic Church, in Polo, with Father Christopher Hughes officiating. Burial will follow in the Mount Calvary Cemetery.
Bill was born January 31, 1927, to Henry and Elizabeth (Eggerling) Martinmaas.
On January 11, 1949, he married Wanelda Miller.
He is survived by his four sons, Ray (Becky), Randy (Jan), Mike (Laura), and Brad (Shelly); six daughters, Sandy (Larry) Aesoph, Kathy (Gary) Remmers, Paulette (Charlie) Appelhof, Lori (Mike) Kalkman, Julie (Rod) Spartz, and Mary (Tom) Lesselyoung; 36 grandchildren; 60 great-grandchildren; and his siblings, Joe Martinmaas, Dub Curtis, and Mary Lee Keelin.
He was preceded in death by his wife; two sons, Rick and Lon; one daughter-in-law, Janet; siblings, Max Martinmaas and Vivian Meyer; and four grandchildren, Kelly, Jason, Wanelda “Little Nel” Aesoph, and Patricia Kalkman.