Anne Margaret Martin of 90 Fairmont Drive, Hermitage, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her children and grandchildren, at 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, 2013, in the hospital of Sharon Regional Health System. She was 86.
Mrs. Martin was born July 6, 1926, in Mercer to Frank C. Emery Sr. and Anna Gorzo Emery.
She graduated from Sharon High School class of 1944.
Anne was a homemaker. As a member of St. Michael’s Byzantine Catholic Church, Hermitage, she belonged to the Infant Jesus of Prague Guild, the Rosary Society and catering organization and was a staff member for Confraternity of Christian Doctrine at the church.
She enjoyed tole painting, crocheting, reading, drawing and being an artist.
On Aug. 23, 1947, she married her husband, George W. Martin, who survives at home. On Aug. 23, 2012, Anne and George celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary.
Besides her loving husband George, Anne is survived by: three daughters, Renee K., wife of James J. Manilla; and Rozanne P., wife of Lewis N. Voisey, all Hermitage; and Patricia M., wife of Elmer J. Miconi, Boardman, Ohio; two sons, Leonard G. Martin, husband of Kathleen E., Pittsburgh; and David W. Martin, Hermitage; a sister-in-law, Patricia Emery, Hollidaysburg, Pa.; a brother, Ret. Master Sgt. Frank C. Emery, Statesville, N.C.; five grandsons, John Carrier, husband of Gina; Ross Voisey, Ryan Voisey, Nicholas Yambar and Christopher Yambar; and a granddaughter, Colleen Yambar.
She was preceded in death by her father, Frank C. Emery Sr.; mother, Anna Emery; and brother, Lester P. Emery.
Memorial contributions in Anne’s name are suggested to St. Michael’s Byzantine Catholic Church, 2230 Highland Road, Hermitage, PA 16148.
Mrs. George W. (Anne Margaret), 86, of 90 Fairmont Drive, Hermitage.
Calling hours: 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday (4-21-13) in STEPHEN J. SHERMAN FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES, 2201 Highland Road, Hermitage, with a Parastas service at 8:15 p.m. Online condolences may be expressed at www.shermanfuneralhome.com
Service: Divine Liturgy at 11 a.m. Monday (4-22-13) in St. Michael’s Byzantine Catholic Church, Hermitage, with the Rev. Kevin Marks officiating. A Panachida service will be held at 10:30 a.m. in the funeral home.
Interment: St. Michael’s Byzantine Catholic Cemetery, Hermitage.