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Evelyn Martin

1918 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Evelyn Martin Obituary
Evelyn L. Martin, age 95, a resident of the Mennonite Home in Maugansville, MD died Sunday, July 6, 2014 in the home.

Born September 20, 1918 in Hagerstown, MD, she was the daughter of the late Laban H. and Clara E. (Risser) Martin. Her husband Noah V. Martin died April 4, 1978. She was a member of the Reiff Mennonite Church near Cearfoss, MD.

Evelyn is survived by two sons, Galen L. Martin and wife Janice of Frederick, MD, Ellis R. Martin and wife Helen of Hagerstown, MD; two daughters, Alice M. Weaver (widow of Martin Weaver) of Quarryville, PA, Ruth Burkholder and husband Nathan E. of Sharpsburg, MD; one son-in-law, John L. Showalter and wife Velina of Greencastle, PA; one brother, Arthur R. Martin of Chambersburg, PA; 23 grandchildren and 55 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter Elva Showalter in 1988, one grandson Omar Burkholder in 2010, three sisters Leona (Mrs. Lloyd) Eby, Gladys (Mrs. Harry) Myers, Martha (Mrs. Noah) Horst, and her step-mother Edna (Diller) Weber Martin.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 10 at 10:00 AM from the Reiff Mennonite Church near Cearfoss, MD. Burial will be in the adjoining church cemetery. The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 4 - 8 PM at the Harold M. Zimmerman And Son Funeral Home 45 S. Carlisle St. Greencastle, PA and at the church one hour before the service on Thursday. The family requests that flowers be omitted.
Published Online in The Frederick News-Post on July 8, 2014 Published in Print in The Frederick News-Post on July 8, 2014
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