Martha J. Dorr
- Published: June 21, 2018
Martha J. Dorr died peacefully in her sleep on Friday, June 8, 2018, in Yellow Springs. Martha moved to Yellow Springs in 2007 to live near her daughter. At the time of her death, she was under the care of Ohio Hospice. She was 96.
Martha was a retired teacher and a wonderful mother and homemaker. She loved travel, books, music, golf and cooking. She served as organist at the Hanoverton Christian Church. Her true joy in life was being with and caring for her loving family.
She is survived by her sister, Myra Myers; children, Faith (Charles) Skidmore, Brian (Ruth) Dorr and Harry (Karen) Dorr; six grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Martha was preceded in death by her parents, Charles Jay and Loa Owen; her loving husband, Roland Dorr; her brother, Albert Owen; and her grandson, Kevin Dorr.
The family will receive friends at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 4, at the Hanoverton Christian Church and a memorial service will follow at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to Hanoverton Christian Church, 10251 Plymouth St., Hanoverton, OH 44423.