Heather Stroyan Martin, of Milford, died on Sept. 9, 2013.
She worked at Stroyan Funeral Home for more than 50 years and served as secretary/treasurer of Milford Cemetery for more than three decades.
In 2010, she and her partner, Jeffrey Sidle, formed Marmot Productions LLC to self-publish their first book.
Born in Middletown, N.Y., she was a daughter of Duncan MacLennan Stroyan and Lucille Cole Hess, and was the widow of James Joseph Martin.
Survivors include her mother, Lucille Cole Hess Stroyan Fenner; one son, Brian Thomas Martin; one daughter, Jill Diane Gamboni; three grandchildren, Erik Thomas Martin, Heather Ann Gamboni and Danielle Claudia Martin; four brothers, Keith Duncan Stroyan, Timothy Jay Stroyan, Kevin Thomas Stroyan and Eric Peter Stroyan; two sisters, Melissa Dawn O'Hara and Kathleen Festus Hummel; an uncle and aunt; nieces, nephews, cousins; and Patty Stroyan, Carol Stroyan, Sue Stroyan, John Callahan, Bess Ann Kubli and Lee Hummel.
Private family services were held in Milford Cemetery.
Should you choose to remember her, do so by hugging a kid, helping someone less fortunate than yourself, making someone smile or performing a random act of kindness.
Published in Times Leader on Sept. 13, 2013