Aug. 15, 1921-Jan. 8, 2013
PLYMOUTH — Kathleen D. Martin, age 91, of Plymouth passed away at 5 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at Miller's Merry Manor, in Plymouth.
Kathleen was born Aug. 15, 1921, in Argos, to Clifford and Madeline (Shaffer) Towne. Kathleen became the bride of Gerald "Pete" Martin on Sept. 6, 1938. The Martins tended to their farms on King Road, in Plymouth, and Apple Road in Tippecanoe, while raising their family. Kathleen also found time, to work outside of her home, and assisted as an aide in the kitchen of Pilgrim Manor Nursing Home, for 11 years.
Kathleen is survived by her daughter, Lorraine Davenport of Tippecanoe; her son, Carl (Nancy) Martin of Plymouth; her son-in-law, Robert Krueger of Fort Wayne; her sister-in-law, Imogene Towne of Fall Brooke, Calif.; four grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; six stepgreat-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Pete Martin on May 20, 2008; her son, Hugh Martin on Aug. 25, 2003; her daughter, Carol Krueger; her son-in-law, Richard Davenport; her sister, Louise Towne; and her brothers Virgil Towne and Russell Towne.
Memorials may be given to:
The Center for Hospice Care
112 S. Center St., Plymouth, IN 46563
MONDAY, JAN. 14, 2013, 2 P.M.
NEW OAK HILL CEMETERY CHAPEL, PLYMOUTH
CHAPLAIN TOM PADBERG, OFFICIATING
NEW OAK HILL CEMETERY, PLYMOUTH
~MEMORIES MAY BE SHARED AT~
~VAN GILDER FUNERAL HOME~
300 W. MADISON ST.
PLYMOUTH, IN 46563