PIQUA - Edythe F. Martin, 76, of Piqua, died at 8:11 p.m. Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, at the Upper Valley Medical Center.
She was born March 14, 1936, in Troy to the late Harold and Marjorie (Penney) Bowman. She married David A. Martin on July 6, 1962, in Troy; he preceded her in death March 6, 2003.
Survivors include a step-mother, Agnes Bowman of Troy; five brothers, Larry L. (Karen) Bowman of Piqua, Harold H. (Robin) Bowman of Troy, Robert D. (Barbara) Bowman of Casstown, Donald (Pat) Felver of Lawrenceville, and Georgia, Alfred "Bud" (Juanita) Felver of Piqua; a sister, Rose D. (Robert) Anderson of Gainsville, Ga.; and several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Martin was a 1956 graduate of the Miami Valley Hospital School of Nursing and retired as a registered nurse from the Upper Valley Medical Center following a long career of helping others.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Boniface Catholic Church with the Rev. Fr. Thomas L. Bolte officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Friday at the Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home where a prayer service will be conducted at 4 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Reserved Education Fund of St. Boniface Catholic Church, 310 S. Downing St., Piqua, OH 45356. Guestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy, to be provided to the family, may be expressed through jamiesonandyannucci.com.
Published in Piqua Daily Call on Dec. 11, 2012