Carol A. Martin, 68, of Fremont, OH passed away at her home surrounded by her family on Sunday, March 5, 2017. She was born on November 3, 1948 in Fremont, the daughter of Lamar H. Kiser and Verna M. (Nickel) Stuckey. She was a 1966 graduate of Fremont Ross High School.
Carol married Richard L. Martin on December 19, 1969 in Fremont and they spent thirty-six happy years together until his death on October 18, 2005.
Carol worked at Clauss Cutlery Company as a Supervisor for thirty-five years and retired in 2004. She enjoyed spending time with her family, cooking great meals, and the view from her dining room window. She was a “Mother” to many.
Carol is survived by her children, Richel (Michael, Sr.) Franks, Sheila (Ron Zenisek) Martin, Tara Martin, all of Fremont, OH, Deb (Mickael) Cowdrey of Sycamore, OH; siblings, Judy Webb, Linda Mosser, Paul Kiser, all of Fremont, OH, Gary Kiser, Lima, OH; grandchildren, Angel Johnson, Kansas, OH, Robin Richey, Tiffin, OH, Tashina Jones, Cleveland, OH, Jacob Franks, Fremont, OH, Lindsey Franks, Carol and Eleazar Grob, all of Fremont, OH; six great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Richard L. Martin; sister, Cindy Kempher.
Visitation: Friday from 10:00 a.m. until Noon at Wonderly Horvath Hanes Funeral Home and Crematory, 425 E. State St, Fremont, OH.
Service: Friday, March 10, 2017, at Noon, at the funeral home with Certified Funeral Celebrant Susann Robitski Zimmerman officiating.
Burial: Greenwood Cemetery
Memorials: To the family