THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Luella Marion Martin
Issue Date: October 9, 2013
Luella Marion (Reynolds) Martin passed away on Oct. 4 after a courageous battle with cancer.
Born in Elkhart to Augusta Margaret Gratz and Lewis John Reynolds, she had two brothers, Louis and Wilber and three sisters, Mildred, Helen and Dorothy.
She married William Martin on Aug. 13, 1938 in Oconto and they had six children, William (Sue) Cashman, Judith (Allen) Kopczynski, Ken (Linda), Jack (Cyndi), Mary Lou (Jim) VanDeusen and Dean (Mary).
She had a long life and farmed with her husband of 52 years in Oconto and worked for Gardner Denver in Green Bay before retiring. After retiring they lived in Twin Bridges, where she enjoyed fishing Chocolate Drop Island with her brother Louis, catching crappies on High Falls and enjoying the great outdoor life.
After her husband passed away, she returned to Green Bay and enjoyed golfing, bowling and her favorite past time of Casinos with her special friend Bartholomew (Bat).
She has many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren that will carry on her life and fond memories.
Friends may call from 4 p.m. until time of Memorial Service at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 10 at Newcomer Funeral Home, 340 S. Monroe Ave., Green Bay.