Obituary for Mary Margaret Martin

November 14, 2018


Mary Margaret Martin, age 92 of Portland, passed away on Tuesday, November 13, 2018. She was born on October 25, 1926 the daughter of Louis and Clara Rademacher. Mary was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church and a Past President and Chaplain of the V.F.W. Post #4090 Ladies Auxiliary. She enjoyed playing cards and spending time with her family. Mary was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 55 years, Reynold; a grandson, Lee Martin and brother’s Edward, Charles and Norbert Rademacher. Surviving are her children Kathleen (Kurt) Pitch, Arlene (Carl) Randall, Terry (Dawn Hinds) Martin, Jerry (Sharon) Martin, Daniel Martin, Kenneth (Laurie) Martin, Mary Ann (George) Hilton and David Martin; 17 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; brothers Jerry Rademacher, Leo (Janet) Redemacher, Matthew (Jean) Rademacher; sisters Clarita (Bob) Fedewa and Janice (Mike) Fox; sisters-in-law Sue Rademacher, Clare Rademacher and Janet Rademacher. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. Mike Alber at 11:00 a.m., Friday, November 16, 2018 at St. Patrick Catholic Church. Rite of Committal will follow at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Westphalia. The family will receive friends 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., Thursday at the Lehman Funeral Home, 210 E. Bridge St., Portland. The rosary will be prayed at 3 p.m. at the funeral home on Thursday. The family would like to thank Portland Assisted Living and Memory Care for their compassionate and loving care given to their mother. Memorial contributions may be made to Great Lakes Caring Hospice in memory of Mary. Online condolences may be made at

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