MARTIN, Dorothy E., 90 of Adena, OH, went to be with her loving husband John on Monday, September 10, 2012 at Autumn Health Care of Adena.
She was born October 21, 1921 in Bellaire, OH., a daughter of the late Wilbur and Nora (Hess) Johnson.
She was a protestant by faith, and loved to garden. The former owner of Dot's Ceramic Shop in Pleasant Grove, she adored her grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, John L. Martin in 2001, a brother, Ollie Johnson and sisters, Zelda Brown, Ann Benda, and Grace Caraway.
Dorothy is survived by a daughter, Linda Griffith of Adena, a brother, Harvey Johnson of Shadyside, three sister-in-laws, Rose Martin, Lil McFarland, and Freda Brandon, two grandchildren, J.T. (Shannon) Stubbs Griffith, and Stephan (Melissa) Griffith, two great-,grandchildren Corissa Lynn and Shane Thomas Griffith, and several nieces and nephews A celebration of Dorothy's life will be held at Holly Memorial Gardens Pleasant Grove Mausoleum on Thursday, September 13, 2012 from 1 p.m. until time of graveside service at 2 p.m. with Rev. Wilfred Simeral officiating, entombment to follow.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Harrisonville Volunteer Fire Department.
Wilson Funeral Home 154 Second St., Dillonvale assisting the family.
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