Martha Idell Harris

August 23, 1917September 7, 2018

Martha Idell Harris, 101, Overland Park, KS (formerly of Kirkwood) passed away September 7, 2018. Our beloved mother, grandmother and aunt passed peacefully to be with her Lord and Savior.

Martha was born August 23, 1917 in Ripley, Missouri.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Aldophus Albert “Pete” Harris. Martha is survived by her only daughter, Gloria (Craig) Bennett; three grandchildren: Janet, Mark and Christopher (Joanie); four great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

Martha owned Harris House Antiques and Coffee Grinder Gift Shop in Webster Groves, MO. She served on the Board of the Webster Groves Chamber of Commerce and was a member of the Webster Groves Christian Church.

Her family will miss her greatly, but knows that she is dancing and singing with the angels.

Private family services.

Memorial contributions may be made to Webster Groves Christian Church, 1320 West Lockwood Avenue, St. Louis, Missouri 63122; (314) 961-3232;

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Harris family.


  • Aldophus Albert "Pete" Harris (deceased), Husband
  • Gloria Bennett, Daughter
  • Craig Bennett, Son-in-law
  • Janet, Mark, and Christopher (Joanie), Grandchildren
  • Four (4), Great-grandchildren
  • Three (3), Great-great-grandchildren
  • Martha also leaves behind many nieces & nephews to cherish her memory...

  • Webster Groves Christian Church


  • Private Family Services Planned

Martha Idell Harris

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