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Martha Diane Forsyth Haut

Dec 4, 2019

Martha Diane Forsyth Haut, age 65, passed away on Friday, Nov. 29, 2019, at Freeman West Hospital in Joplin, Mo.

Martha was born to Gordon and Joan Forsyth in Iowa City, Iowa. She was a graduate of Iowa State University, where she met her husband of 40 years, Jonathan Haut. Together, they had three children, Jonathan, David and Andy, and three grandchildren-Myles, Sophia and Violet. Martha had a zest for life, music, writing, and most importantly, making memories with the people she loved.

A celebration of her life will take place from 4-8 p.m., Friday, Dec. 6 at Estherville Hotel and Suites in Estherville, Iowa.

She is survived by her parents Gordon and Joan Forsyth; husband Jonathan Haut; sons David, Jonathan and Andy Haut; daughters-in-law Becky and Therese Haut; grandchildren Myles Griffith, Sophia and Violet Haut; brother David Forsyth, sister Priscilla Forsyth, sisters-in-law Marcia Forsyth, Martha Melton, Mimzi and Phyllis Haut; brothers-in-law Tim Haut and Kent Melton and numerous nieces and nephews whom she adored and cherished.