Mary Ann Martin, 84, Broadway Avenue West, Watertown, passed away Friday, May 17, 2013, at her home.
A funeral service will be held at Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown on Monday, May 20, at noon with Rev. Steven Murray, of Holy Family Church, officiating and burial will follow in Glenwood Cemetery. There will be no calling hours.
Mrs. Martin was born in Watertown on March 9, 1929, daughter of Francis and Helen Ryan Lyng. She graduated from Immaculate Heart Academy and the Watertown School of Commerce.
On June 30, 1951, she married Louis E. Martin at St. Patrick's Church.
She was a homemaker, and had worked for the Agricultural Insurance Co. as a secretary. Mary Ann was a communicant of Holy Family Church and a past member of its Altar & Rosary Society.
She was a former member of the Home Bureau, and enjoyed reading ,visiting with friends and spending time with family. The couple wintered in Myrtle Beach for many years.
Besides her husband, Louis, she is survived by her two sons, Dr. Thomas P. Martin, Coeur D'Alene, ID and John M. Martin, Saratoga Springs; her two daughters, Karen A. Keegan and husband, Gregory J., and Mary A. VanBrocklin, all of Watertown; five grandchildren, Christopher and Shawn VanBrocklin, Matthew Keegan, and Alexandra and Jonathan Martin; one great granddaughter, Jocelyn VanBrocklin; sister-in-law, Keitha Marks and husband, Howard; brother-in-law, Frank Mihalik; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Donations in her name may be made to either Hospice of Jefferson County, 1398 Gotham St. or Sisters of St. Joseph, 1425 Washington St., both in Watertown, NY 13601.
Online condolences to the family may be made at www.cummingsfuneral.com.
Thursday, April 17, 2014, Watertown, NY
Funeral Homes Listings
Bossuot-Lundy Funeral Home, Carthage
Calarco, D.L. Funeral Home, Watertown
Costello Funeral Service, Alexandria Bay
Cummings Funeral Service
Frederick Bros Funeral Home, Theresa
Hart & Bruce Funeral Home, Watertown
Johnson Funeral Home, Dexter
Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Watertown
Cleveland Funeral Home, Watertown
Cleveland Funeral Home,,Cape Vincent
Becker-Cleveland Funeral Home, Chaumont
Bezanilla-McGraw Funeral Home, Carthage
T.R. Jetty Funeral Home, Clayton
Piddock Funeral Home, Adams
Adirondack Funeral Home, Croghan
Iseneker Funeral Home, Lowville
Scanlon Funeral Home, Croghan
Sundquist Funeral Home, Lowville
St. Lawrence County
IslandView Funeral Services, Morristown
Hammill Funeral Home, Winthrop
Buck Funeral Home, Norwood
Fox-McLellan Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
French Funeral Home, Gouverneur
Green Funeral Home, Gouverneur
Allen-Nichols Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
Frary Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
Lawrence Funeral Home, Canton
O'Leary Funeral Home, Canton
Allen-Denesha Funeral Home, De Kalb Junction
French Funeral Home Inc., Gouverneur
French Funeral Home Inc., Edwards
French Funeral Home Inc., Star Lake