M. Eleonora Martin Brenneman

M. Eleonora Brenneman M. Eleonora Martin Brenneman, 82, of Lancaster, redeemed by the blood of the Lord Jesus Christ, left this life to be with her Savior on Thursday, June 5, 2014. She was born in Franklin County on December 5, 1931, the daughter of the late Howard F. and Mary Martin Lehman. Following her marriage to Clarence S. Martin on December 8, 1951, she moved to Lancaster County. Clarence died on May 22, 2010 and on April 17, 2011, she married John K. Brenneman. For many years Eleonora was a dedicated health care provider working at Maple Farms and later at Brethren Village and in private homes. She blessed many individuals with her loving care. Eleonora loved the Lord Jesus and for many years was a dedicated member of the Miners Village Mennonite Church and in recent years held membership in the Strickler's Mennonite Church, Middletown. The family wishes to thank God for His unfailing grace and the help he sent through Hospice, Life Mennonite Fellowship Congregation and the many volunteers and caregivers. Surviving are her husband, 2 sons and 3 daughters: David L. husband of Patty (Reed) Martin, Rochester, WA, Allen L. husband of Phoebe (Sauder) Martin, St. Georges, DE, Dorcas R., Lititz, Miriam I., Dallas, TX, Evelyn S., Lititz, 9 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, 3 sisters, Martha Frey, Chambersburg, Jean wife of Harlan Anders, Manheim, Cora Lehman, Chambersburg, two step-daughters, Miriam Groff, Manheim and Debra Kohl, Minersville. She was preceded in death by her first husband, grandson, and 2 brothers, Lewis and Jay Lehman. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral service at White Oak Mennonite Church, 2456 Newport Road, Manheim on Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 10 a.m. with the Miners Village ministry in charge. Interment in the adjoining church cemetery beside her first husband, Clarence S. Martin. There will be a public viewing at the church on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Please omit flowers. If desired, memorial gifts may be made to Hospice & Community Care, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125. "For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord" (Romans 6:23) The Buch Funeral Home, Manheim is in charge of arrangements.

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Buch Funeral Home, Inc. - Manheim
21 Market Square PA Manheim, PA 17545
(717) 665-4341

Published in Public Opinion on June 7, 2014