Martha Elizabeth Papen, 82, of Grandview, MO, passed away Sunday, November 20, 2022 in Belton, MO. Graveside service 11:00 a.m. Saturday, November 26, 2022, at Kechi Cemetery, Kechi, KS. Martha was born in Chicago, IL on March 23, 1940, to the late Loretta (Fraier) Breen and Charles Marchand. She had worked at Denver Plastics and had also worked as a health care aid for many years. On December 10, 1975 she married Victor Lee Papen in Liberal, KS. He preceded her in death. She is survived by: sons, Richard Crowe and wife Katherine, and Michael Papen and wife Kerstine; daughter, Toni McEnaney and husband Roger Burns, and Leah Weston; grandchildren, Carrie McCollum, Erin Wright, Stacy Weston, Christopher Papen, and Andrew Papen; step grandchildren, Jenny Matott, Amy Pharis, Stephen Black, and Paige McCollum; great grandchildren, Christian Etienne, Joseph McCollum, Hailey Wartenbee, Seth Wartenbee, Lily Crowe, and Audrey Wright; step great grandchildren, Sophy Mattot, Amy Crowe Mattot, August Mattot, and Sadie Pharis. She was preceded in death by her grandchildren, Nikki McEnaney and Kevin Le. In lieu of flowers and gifts, donations to Wayside Waifs are welcome: www.waysidewaifs.org.
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