Gertrude E. Martin, 86, of Piqua, died at 5:57 pm Sunday June 2, 2013 at the Upper Valley Medical Center. She was born September 11, 1926 in Russia to the late Leonard and Winifred (Francis) Monnin. She married Jacob A. Martin Jr. April 24, 1948 in Russia; he preceded her in death December 25, 2002.
Survivors include four sons, Michael "Mick" Martin, David (Serena) Martin, John (Cecelia) Martin all of Piqua, Jeffrey (Sharon) Martin of Rocky Point, North Carolina; two daughters, Diana (Rich) Wilson and Anita Wirrig all of Piqua; sixteen grandchildren; nineteen great grandchildren; a brother David Monnin of Sidney; and a sister Maryann Simon of Versailles.
Mrs. Martin was a member of St. Boniface Catholic Church, V.F.W. Post #4874 Auxiliary, and worked at Piqua Pizza Supply for many years.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be concelebrated at 10:00 am Friday June 7, 2013 at St. Boniface Catholic Church with Rev. Fr. Angelo C. Caserta and Rev. Fr. Thomas L. Bolte. Burial will follow at Miami Memorial Park, Covington, Visitation will be from 5:00-8:00 pm Thursday at the Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home where a prayer service will be conducted at 7:00 pm. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Boniface Catholic Church 310 S. Downing St., Piqua, OH 45356. Guestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy, to be provided to the family, may be expressed through jamiesonandyannucci.com.