Rose E. Martin
Rose E. Martin, 74, of Ashley passed away Wednesday (Feb. 1, 2012) at her residence.
She was born May 8, 1937 in Ashley to Lloyd Andrew and Frances (Young) Foust. Rose enjoyed quilting, knitting, bird watching, reading westerns and cookbooks.
Rose is survived by her six children, Robert Powers of Sarasota, Fla., Rose (JoAnn) Powers of Delaware, Pamela (Michael) of Delaware, Kathleen (Sam) Partin of St. Joseph, Mich., David Martin of Delaware and Lucy Powers of Ashley; nine grandchildren, Robert Jr., Steven, Patti, Angie, Samuel, Shelly, Jessica, Chad and Shannon; five great-grandchildren, Scottie, Kaden, Kaitlyn, Carson and Alex; and three sisters, JoAnne Rowland, Shirley Heidleberg and Gloria Lyons.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Adam H. Martin; a son, James Bryan Powers; a brother, Lloyd A. Foust Jr.; and three sisters, Sharon Adkins, Rita Foust and Mary Knauber.
A memorial service will be held at noon Saturday, Feb. 4, at the Rodman Neeper Funeral Home in Ashley, with the family receiving friends one hour prior to the memorial service. The family will hold a graveside service at a later date in the Westfield Cemetery.
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