MARTIN, Dorothy E., 90, of Adena, went to be with her loving husband John on Monday Sept. 10, 2012 at Autumn Health Care of Adena.
She was born Oct. 21, 1921, in Bellaire, Ohio, a daughter of the late Wilbur and Nora (Hess) Johnson.
She was a Protestant and loved to garden, the former owner of Dot's Ceramic Shop in Pleasant Grove, she adored her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and her great-grand dogs.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her loving husband, John L. Martin in 2011, a brother, Ollie Johnson and sisters, Zelda Blon, Ann Benda, and Grace Caraway, a son-in-law, Tom Griffith.
Dorothy is survived by a daughter, Linda Griffith of Adena, a brother, Harvey Johnson of Shadyside, three sisters-in-law, 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, Sept. 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 Harrisville Vol. Fire Dept.
Wilson Funeral Home 154 Second St., Dillonvale assisting the family.
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