Marilyn Jane Martin

Marilyn Jane Martin was born March 4, 1933, in Maple Grove, Ohio, the daughter of Robert and Vesta Kindle Hoffman. She passed away Aug. 6, 2019, at the age of 86 years, at home in Ash Grove, surrounded by loving members of her family.
She grew up in Fort Seneca, Ohio. She was later joined in marriage to Kenneth Martin on Feb. 27, 1965, in Monroe, Mich.
They made their home in Michigan for 29 years and then moved to Ash Grove, in 1995. Since moving to Ash Grove, they joined Ash Grove Baptist Church.
Preceding her in death are parents, Robert and Vesta Hoffman; husband, Kenneth; and her sister, Beverly and husband Randy Swickard.
Martin is survived by three children, Debra Davey (Byron) of Belding, Mich., Chris Kelley (Gaynell) of Celebration, Fla., and Rhonda Bowman (Jeff) of Ash Grove; seven grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by a brother, Meredith Hoffman; one half-brother, Bobby Hoffman; two nephews and one niece.
Private family services were held at 11 a.m., Thurs- day, Aug. 8, 2019, at Wilson-Griffin Funeral Home, Ash Grove.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to Faith Hospice and may be left at the funeral home.


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