Laura Martin

Former Tallmadge Board of Education

member, Tallmadge United Methodist Church member, great-grandmother

Laura "Maxine" Martin, 92, died April 26, 2014.

Born in Akron, Mrs. Martin had lived most of her life in the Akron/Tallmadge areas. She retired in 1980 from the Tallmadge Board of Education with 12 years of service. She was a member of Tallmadge United Methodist Church, Tallmadge Trowell and Trellis Garden Club, Tallmadge AARP, Dorcas Quilting Club, card club, sewing club, birthday club and TOPS.

Preceded in death by her husband, Michael; siblings, and daughter-in-law, Krista Martin, she is survived by her daughters, Tona (Kris) Senn of Mogadore and Kim (Roger) Burton of North Carolina; sons, Michael (Susan) Martin of Tallmadge, James Martin and Ronald (Claudia) Martin all of North Carolina; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Donovan Bagnoli Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.