Obituaries

Obituaries

Angela Gertrude Martin 1925 - 2006

A memorial Mass for Angela Gertrude Martin, 80, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. Burial will be in Hawkins Cemetery in Brumley, Mo.Mrs. Martin died Sunday, May 14, 2006, at her home.She was born Sept. 15, 1925, in Koeltztown, Mo., the daughter of John P. and Cecilia Grafe Bisges.Mrs. Martin worked as a stitcher at the International Shoe Factory in Jefferson City, Mo. and provided home day-care service for many years.She married Robert Gayle Martin on June 1, 1957, in Jefferson City, Mo. He survives.Other survivors include two daughters, Donna Falkenstien and Janet Martin, both of Lawrence; two brothers, Clarence Bisges, Jefferson City, and Hugo Bisges, Koeltztown; a sister, Gertrude Schroer, Jefferson City; and three grandchildren.A son, John Perry Martin, died earlier.The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Friday at Lawrence Funeral Chapel. The family suggests memorials to Hospice Care in Douglas County or Visiting Nurses Assn., sent in care of the funeral chapel.