Martha Jane Clevenger


SOUTH WEBSTER-Martha Jane Clevenger, 62 of South Webster went home to be with The Lord, May 5, 2014.

Martha was born in Cleveland , Ohio on October 5, 1951, daughter of Roy and Evelyn Grubaugh. She graduated from Ohio University . She was married to Donald Clevenger on July 14, and they recently celebrated their 40th anniversary.

Martha was a devoted wife and mother of four children. Mrs. Clevenger was a beloved teacher at Bloom-Vernon Elementary. Martha was an avid reader and sports fan. While her children were growing up, she served as a volunteer for 4-H and Girl Scouts. She was a member of the Portsmouth Area Mother's Milk Program.

She is preceded in death by her father, Roy Grubaugh and brother Grant Grubaugh. She is survived by her husband, Don; children, Elizabeth (Brian) Mastin, Nathan (Tehra) Clevenger, Evelyn (Luke) Chamberlin, and Emily Clevenger; grandchildren, Claire Clevenger, James Mastin, and Owen Mastin; mother, Evelyn Grubaugh; sister, Susan (Carl) Shermer; brother, Roy (Darlene) Grubaugh; brother-in-law, Bill (Carla) Clevenger; sisters-in-law, Patty (Pat) Thomas, Cathy (Michael) McCoy.

A memorial Service will be held Saturday, May 10, 2014 at the SWICK-BUSSA-CHAMBERLIN FUNERAL HOME in Wheelersburg with Pastor Mark Price officiating. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Friday and 1 hr prior to the service on Saturday. Condolences may be sent to the family at

Funeral Home

Swick-Bussa-Chamberlin Funeral Home
11901 Gallia Pike Rd Wheelersburg, OH 45694
(740) 574-5050

Published in The Daily Times from May 7 to May 8, 2014