Helen G. Martin, age 92, of Dublin Retirement Village, born in Carey, and formerly of Tiffin, died after a short illness at the Convalarium at Indian Run April 12, 2013.
She is survived by her daughter, Sherry of Dublin, with whom she made her home; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John R. Martin; daughter, Jessica Randy Martin; brother, Kenneth Gibson; and sister Betty Boyd.
Helen was a graduate of Columbian High School and attended Tiffin University. She was employed at her husband's Lumber Company, office manager for 2 automobile dealerships and retired from the Tiffin Unemployment Office. She was a member of Tiffin First Presbyterian Church and belonged to several bridge clubs. Helen moved to Westerville with her sister Betty in 1987. Helen loved solving crossword puzzles and cryptograms. She also loved to travel and very proudly visited all 50 states as well as Paris, Rome, Athens and Tunis; in addition, she enjoyed cruising to Quebec, Alaska, the Caribbean and the Mediterranean with family and friends.
Helen is fondly remembered by many for her elegance, dignity, charm, candor, hospitality, wit, kindness, sense of humor and for being an authenic person.
A Celebration of Life service will be held in Dublin, with a private interment at Tiffin's Greenlawn Cemetery.
In lieu of fowers, friends may contribute to HomeReach Hospice, 181 E. Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43215 or American Heart Association, 15120 Collections Center Drive, Chicago, IL 60693.
Arrangements by Moreland Funeral Home, Westerville.