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Samantha Anne Martin, 48, of Shelley, passed away late Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013, in her home of natural causes.

She was born Oct. 5, 1965, in Houston to Samuel and Ester Smith. She was raised in Houston and went to the University of Houston.

On Oct. 13, 1990, she married Dan Martin; they later divorced in 2008. They had one son, then shortly after moved to Austin, Texas, where they had a daughter.

She worked at The Heart Hospital of Texas and was also a volunteer firefighter in Austin. In 2001, they moved to Idaho Falls.

She enjoyed camping, snowmobiling, helping others and spending time with her children.

She is survived by her children, Zachary Martin, 22, and McKenna Martin, 20, both of Idaho Falls; her parents, Samuel Smith, Ester (Mahalic) Smith and Marion Smith, all of Texas; and her siblings, Andrea (Smith) Sipe of Florida, Kristen Smith of Shelley and Greg Smith of Texas.

She was preceded in death by all of her grandparents.

A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 23, at Hope Lutheran Church, 2071 12th St. in Idaho Falls. The family will visit with friends beginning at 6 p.m. prior to the service.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www .nalderfuneralhome.com.

Published in Post Register on Dec. 20, 2013
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