May 24, 2011
Saturday, May 28, 2011 10:00 AM First Presbyterian Church
Friday, May 27, 2011 2 - 4 pm & 6 - 8 pm
Sharon A. Martin 66, of Urbana, passed away, Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at her home of a stroke.
She was born July 11, 1944 in Hamilton, Ohio the daughter Violet (Lampe) and Raymond Morling.
Sharon was a 1962 graduate of William Henry Harrison High School in Harrison, Ohio. She was employed for 25 years, as an associate with Urbana City Schools. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church; where she was currently serving on Session as an Elder and was active on the board for LOGOS. She had also served the church as a Deacon, Trustee and Sunday School teacher. Sharon was also very active with the Champaign County Preservation Alliance Home and Garden Tour. She enjoyed swimming at the YMCA in the water aerobics classes, gardening and traveling with friends and family. Most of all Sharon loved being involved with her grandchildren; she loved watching them play sports or just spending time with them.
She is survived by her husband of 46 yrs., David C. Martin of Urbana; her sons, Jim (Melanie) Martin of Hilliard, Tim (Jane) Martin of Urbana and Jeff Martin of Urbana; her grandchildren, Craig, Christopher, David, Chloe and Isabel Martin; her sisters, Donna (John) Largent of Aurora, IN and Pat (Don) Nowlin of Harrison, OH; as well as several nieces, nephews and a host of friends.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. on Friday, May 27, 2011in the First Presbyterian Church, 116 W. Court St., Urbana, Ohio. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 28, 2011in the Church with Rev. Dr. Kevin Horrigan officiating. Burial will follow in Oakdale Cemetery, Urbana.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Sharon A. Martin Kirkmont Camp Scholarship Fund in care of the First Presbyterian Church, 116 W. Court St., Urbana, Ohio 43078. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com. Services are entrusted to VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana.