Martin, Evelyn K., Saginaw, Michigan

Barbara P. Frost

Passed away Sunday, August 30, 2010 at her home, age 92 years. Evelyn Brown was born in Fountain, Michigan July 20, 1918 the daughter of the late Ralph A. and Pauline N. (Kirby) Brown. She married Calvin Martin May 30, 1937 and he survives her. In addition to her husband, Evelyn is survived by her daughter, Carolyn (Clayton) Nolan; two grandsons, Steve Nolan and Britt (Debra) Nolan; several great-grandchildren, including Tonya and Jason; a great-great-grandson, Jason; two sisters, Estella (Gerald) Harris and Alice (Robert, Sr.) Cramton; many nieces and nephews and a very special friend, Dortha Zimmer. She was predeceased by two brothers, Robert and Ralph Brown. The family would like to express a special thank-you to the caregivers of Heartland Hospice for the loving care they showed to Evelyn and a very sincere thank-you to Rhonda, Kellie, Jill, Liz, Ruth and Breezely for always being there for Evelyn and Calvin. A memorial service will take place at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, September 18, 2010 at Community of Christ Church, 300 N. Center Road. Evangelists Jack Ergo and Bob Hardin will co-officiate. Friends may visit with the family at the church from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service.