PIQUA - Gertrude E. Martin, 86, of Piqua, died at 5:57 p.m. Sunday, June 2, 2013, at the Upper Valley Medical Center, Troy.
She was born Sept. 11, 1926, in Russia, to the late Leonard and Winifred (Francis) Monnin. She married Jacob A. Martin Jr. April 24, 1948, in Russia; he preceded her in death Dec. 25, 2002.
Survivors include four sons, Michael "Mick" Martin, David (Serena) Martin, John (Cecelia) Martin all of Piqua, Jeffrey (Sharon) Martin of Rocky Point, N.C.; two daughters, Diana (Rich) Wilson and Anita Wirrig all of Piqua; 16 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; a brother, David Monnin of Sidney; and a sister, Maryann Simon of Versailles.
Mrs. Martin was a member of St. Boniface Catholic Church, V.F.W. Post No. 4874 Auxiliary, and worked at Piqua Pizza Supply for many years.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be concelebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, June 7, 2013, at St. Boniface Catholic Church with Rev. Fr. Angelo C. Caserta and Rev. Fr. Thomas L. Bolte.
Burial will follow at Miami Memorial Park, Covington. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Thursday at the Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home, Piqua, where a prayer service will be conducted at 7 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to 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.
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333 W. High St. Piqua, OH 45356