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Martha Contat Freitag

November 23, 1922 ~ December 8, 2023 (age 101) 101 Years Old

Martha Freitag Obituary

Martha Contat Freitag, 101, passed away on December 8, 2023.

A memorial service is planned for 2:00 p.m., Saturday, January 13, 2023 at Jenkins Funeral Home in Burnet, Texas.

Martha was born on November 23, 1922, in Georgetown, Texas to Louis and Kittie Riggins Contat.  She attended Georgetown Public School, then Allan Junior High School and graduated from Stephen F. Austin High School in Austin where she was a member of the National Honor Society.  Martha also attended the University of Texas in Austin.  She was employed with Randolph Field, Western Republic Life Insurance, Great National Life Insurance, and U.S. Life Insurance where she held the position of Branch Office Manager.  Martha enjoyed reading, watching Judge Judy, The Wheel of Fortune and working on the Ancestry of her family for her future generations. However, most of all she loved being a mother, grandmother, great grandmother.

Martha is preceded in death by her husband, Earl Freitag; son, Fred Freitag; sisters, Lola Mae Beard, and Rene Lininger; brother, John Contat.

She is survived by her children, Denise Downs (Tom), Paul Freitag (Shelly), and David Freitag; daughter-in-law, Linda Freitag; grandchildren, Kim Lucas (Sean), Farrah Freitag, Derek Freitag (Chalise), Sarah Figer (Adrian), Karah Falke (Chris), Ryan Freitag, Caitlyn Freitag; eleven great grandchildren, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews.

The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to her numerous caregivers and Baylor Scott & White Hospice for the excellent care given to Martha.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the charity of your choice.

Arrangements under the care of Jenkins Funeral Home, Burnet, Texas.

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Memorial Service
January 13, 2024

2:00 PM
Jenkins Funeral Home
109 N. Main St
Burnet, TX 78611


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