Marti Kearney 1983-2017

Marti Beth Schuette Kearney, 34, Topeka, passed away Monday, Oct. 9, 2017.

She was born Feb. 22, 1983, in Topeka, the daughter of Kenneth and Marian Comstock Schuette. She graduated from Holton High School in 2001 and earned her associate's degree from Highland Community College.

Marti was a CNA working for various Topeka healthcare facilities, including Stormont-Vail Hospital.

She was member of the West Side Christian Church.

Survivors include her children, Kole and Taryn Kearney; her mother, Denison; four sisters, Kimberly (Dane) Markham, Topeka, Susan Brown, Topeka, Barbara (Jeffrey) Boyd, Tecumseh, and Jessica Schuette, Denison; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and extended family.

She was preceded in death by her father and a sister, Glenda Schuette.

A celebration of Marti’s life will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 14 at West Side Christian Church, 432 S.W. Lindenwood, Topeka. Private inurnment will be held at Topeka Cemetery. To honor Marti, please dress casual wearing her favorite color, orange or pink, in honor of breast cancer awareness month.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of Penwell-Gabel Mid-Town Chapel, 1321 S.W. 10th Ave., Topeka, KS 66604. To leave a message for the family online, please visit


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Holton, KS 66436
Phone: 785-364-3141

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