Mary Martin

08/18/1931 - 01/09/2014 Obituary
Mary Martin Obituary
Mary was born in Northern California. After graduating from UC Berkeley, she joined the Catholic Order and taught disabled children in the Chicago area for 17 years. She moved to Bakersfield in 1974 and spent the next 40 years serving the disabled & blind community, teaching Braille and living skills at BARC, the NAPD, which she established, and the Center for the Blind. Mary was an exceptional woman and was loved by many.
She was preceeded in death by her brothers, David Martin and Logan Deeds. She is survived by numerous nieces and nephews and will be greatly missed by her family, friends and pets.
Graveside services will be held at Greenlawn, 3700 River Blvd, at 1:30 on January 16th.
Published in Bakersfield Californian on Jan. 14, 2014
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