Mary Martin

Graveside services for Mary Louise Martin, 81, Lawrence will be held 2:00 p.m. Friday, March 15, 2013 at Memorial Park Cemetery in Lawrence.  She died Sunday, March 10, 2013 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

She was born January 3, 1932 in Lawrence, KS the daughter of Anderson and Lena (Young) Morris.

She was a lifelong resident of Lawrence.

She was a homemaker and had worked at Scotch Cleaners for 18 years.

She married Jackie Gene “Jack” Martin on May 12, 1951 in Lawrence, KS.  He preceded her in death March 8, 2000.

Survivors include one daughter, Kathy Edgerton; three sons, Michael Gene Martin, Fred A. Martin, Eddie J. Martin, all of Lawrence; eleven grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.  She was also preceded in death by brother, Archie Morris; and one sister, Irene Welch in 2003.

The family will greet friends from 6:30-8:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 14, 2013 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence.

The family suggests memorials in her name to American Cancer Society and may be sent in care of the mortuary.

5 Condolences

  1. Shelly on March 12, 2013 at 8:29 am

    Kathy & family so sorry to hear about Aunt Mary Loved her so much always had fun with her bowling. I can still see her yelling at Uncle Jack out camping had so many memories of them love you guys. Shelly

  2. Tony Ray Rockhold on March 13, 2013 at 2:08 am

    We love you and miss you.
    Love always
    Tony Ray Rockhold

  3. jeannie transmeier hansen on March 14, 2013 at 9:07 am

    Kathy and family so sorry to hear about Mary,she was a great lady,had alot of fun at the state bowling with her,sorry i could not make it im headed out of state for a funeral,prayers and thoughts are with you all.Jeannie

  4. Lisa Rothwell on March 15, 2013 at 12:39 pm

    Lonnie Ray n Lisa ROTHWELL send our deepest sincere! Mary was a sweet n caring lady! She will be missed! She will be with ur father n watching over the Martin Family! Again, We send our deepest sincere!
    Lonnie Ray n Lisa Rothwell

  5. mike Leming on March 24, 2013 at 7:46 pm

    We are so sorry to hear the loss of Mary. We are truly going to miss seeing her. Boop had so much fun playing jokes on her. We did not know she past till just now when Sam Ray called.our prayers are with you all.

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