Nebraska Authors

Ione A. Martens

Born 1927-03-30 Rural Wayne County, NE (USA)

Died 2012-02-21
Grand Island, NE (USA)

Bethany Cemetery, Carroll, NE (USA)

Places Lived

Sholes, NE
Osmund, NE
Carroll, NE
Schuyler, NE
Central City, NE
Grand Island, NE (Current, 1996)

Indianapolis, IN
St. Louis, MO

Author Of

  • Fiction


Novels; World War II era; Domestic Life


BA, 1948, Doane College, Crete, NE


High School English Teacher (retired 1989)
Sold mobile homes for one year
Personnel Manager at Woolco in Grand Island


Most Representative-- Doane College, 1948


Local President and State Secretary of Retired Teachers


The Savor of the Salt. 1994.

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