Martha Marie Yetter - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Martha Marie Yetter

March 4, 1938 - October 15, 2022

Martha Marie Yetter, age 84, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Saturday, October 15, 2022.

Born in Mt. Pleasant Mills, PA on March 4, 1938, she was a daughter of the late David and Rhoda (Kline) Strawser.  Martha dedicated her whole life to being a homemaker and raising her family, they were her pride and joy.  She loved to bake and cook, spending time with her family and family gatherings.  Martha especially looked forward to the family reunion that was held every second Sunday in July since 1967.  Her hobbies included birdwatching, bingo, visiting Delaware Park and she was also an avid carousel collector.

In addition to her parents, Martha was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Charles M. Yetter and 7 of her siblings.  She is survived by her children, Martha M. Yetter, Karen J. Little, Donna Yetter-McCracken, James M. Yetter, Russell A. Yetter (Kim), Travis M. Yetter (Kathy); several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren; and 5 siblings.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10:00 am until 11:00 am on Thursday, October 20, 2022 at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 11:00 am. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE.


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  • I am so deeply sorry for the loss that your family is experiencing, and the grief that will follow. I pray that you all, are surrounded and comforted by loved ones. I pray that God heals your broken hearts and eases your sorrow. Amen. I am here! Melody and family. ❤️

  • I’m so sorry for your families loss. Praying for all of you🙏

  • I’m so sorry to read this sad news. I always enjoyed seeing and talking to her.
    May she rest in peace with your dad in heaven.

  • So sorry for everyone’s loss! It’s been years since I’ve seen her but she was always so happy and kind! ❤️

  • I did not know Martha personally but I know how much she was loved by her granddaughter Casey and her great-great grandchildren. She would bring such a glow to their faces whenever they spoke of her. She truly was a light in their lives. I pray god gives them patience in this difficult time and grants them serenity in the good memories they shared.

  • Condolence to all The Yetter Family

  • My condolences to the family.

  • To the Yetter family,
    I’m so very sorry for the loss of your Mother, she was like the neighborhood Mom, I know that I’ll remember the sweet lady that would sit out in front of your house, talking with everyone that stopped by ❤🙏

  • My condolences to Casey and the family, praying for strength and having the hands of God embrace with HiS Love all of you and family… RIP Mem🙏🙏🙏❤️❤️❤️

  • I’m so sorry for your loss. Growing up as a teenager, Mum Yetter was like my second mom. It broke my heart to hear the passing of her. Condolences to the family.

  • Fred, Our sincere condolences to you and your family. DJ/Elaine

  • In your time of sorrow, we would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to you and your family Jim. I was so blessed and honored to have meant your mom. She was truly a beautiful lady and I know she will be missed. I know my Mom is welcoming her with open arms and the angels rejoice at her homecoming.

  • We extend our deepest sympathy to Martha’s family. We never met her, but her son Fred we know. Martha, Rest In Peace as you have given the world an amazing man and we are sure your other children are just as amazing. You now walk the streets of gold with some other amazing mother’s and reunited with your husband.

    Our sincere sympathy to all who knew and loved her.