Mrs. Fietsam was a sales associate for Famous & Barr before her retirement. In her earlier years, Marti was a licensed beautician until she took on the role of motherhood and closed down her shop to raise her children.
She was preceded in death by her parents, G. W. and Maggie, nee Decker, Lovins; a brother, Warren Lovins; brothers-in-law, Robert (Miriam) Fietsam, Richard (Ramona) Fietsam, and Dave Fietsam; and a sister-in-law, Shirly Fietsam.
Surviving are her husband, Dale Fietsam;
three sons, James O. (Cindy) Fietsam, Joseph (Jamie) Fietsam, and Matthew (Inge) Fietsam;
two stepchildren, Sharen (Ray) Watson and Dale Jr. (Mikelle Daily) Fietsam;
13 grandchildren, Megan Fietsam, Jimmy Fietsam, Victoria Fietsam, Lauren Fietsam, Alyssa Poletto, Caitlin Poletto, Joey Fietsam, Luke Fietsam, Aaron Fietsam, Jr., Jaden Fietsam, Ethan Fietsam, Emme Fietsam, and Elle Fietsam;
five step-grandchildren, Shawna (fiancé Matt Jackson) Watson, Stephen (Melanie) Watson, Scot (Taylor) Watson, Austin Fietsam, Conrad Fietsam;
seven great-grandchildren, Chance Bullock, Vivian Lloyd, Aspen Lloyd, Addison Funk, Avery Whetstone, Maverick Poletto, and Oliver Seiber;
two step great-grandchildren, Archer Watson and Hudson Watson;
a brother, Rick (Patricia) Lovins;
a niece, Kristina Edmonds;
three great-nephews, Ellis Scott, Julian Scott, and Tyson Edmonds;
a brother-in-law, Ronald Fietsam;
two sisters-in-law, Ethel (Dave) Longworth, and Pat Fietsam;
and many other nieces and nephews.
Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Cremation services were held.