Martha J. Ralston-Braem LEBANON Martha J. Ralston-Braem, 61, of 1905 Carlton Court, Lebanon, died Wednesday, December 14, 2005, in the Holy Spirit Select Specialty Hospital, Camp Hill, after a long battle with cancer. She was the wife of Dr. Jean-Marc Braem. Born in Youngstown, Ohio, on September 11, 1944, she was the daughter of Jeanne Smith Ralston of Haverford and the late Rev. Walter J. Ralston. For 30 years she was involved with education teaching in schools in Massachusetts, Belgium, New Jersey, and most recently taught English as a second language in the Stafford County Public Schools in Virginia. She was a graduate of Wheaton College, Wheaton, Illinois, and received her graduate degrees from Purdue and Rutgers universities. Surviving in addition to her husband and mother is a brother Dr. Walter J. Ralston, Minneapolis, Minn.; five nephews and nieces and one grand-nephew. Memorial services will be announced at a later date. Interment will be held in George Washington Memorial Park, Plymouth Meeting, Pa., at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 1274, Lebanon, PA 17042. www.kreamerfuneralhome. com
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Dear Jean-Marc & Family,
My heart broke when I learned that Martha had passed away, my deepest sympathies goes out to you all. It was a pleasure taking care of her while she was in our care & I felt very fortunate to get to know her, her mother & youself. May God help your hearts this holiday season & think not of Martha as gone, but like my father, just on a different journey of life until you all can be together again. My thoughts & prayers are with you at this time & God Bless
Linda L. Barrett cna