The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

June 15, 2013

Lois Jean Martof

Meals volunteer belonged to group at Salvation Army


---- — Services will be Monday for Lois Jean Martof, formerly of 55 W. Connelly Blvd. Sharon, who passed away peacefully at 1:35 a.m. Friday (6-14-13) in O’Brien Memorial Health Care Center, Masury, after an extended illness. She was 84.

Lois was born June 20, 1928, in Ralph, Pa., a daughter of Jack and Sarah Ann Ramage Huntley.

She had been a volunteer for Meals on Wheels and a member of the Salvation Army Women’s Ministry Group. She was of the Methodist faith.

Lois was the widow of John T.  Martof Sr., whom she married Jan. 23, 1950. He died in 1990.

She is survived by: two daughters, Mary Rapple and her companion, Howard Nuhfer, Hermitage; and Rose Luchette and her husband, Ivone, Melbourne, Fla.; a son, John T. Martof Jr. of Farrell; a sister, Noreen Miller of Niles, Ohio; three grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Besides her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by  four sisters and three brothers.

Donations in her memory may be made to the Salvation Army, Fisher Hill, Sharon, PA 16146


Mrs. John T. Sr. (Lois Jean), 84, Masury, formerly of 55 W. Connelly Blvd. Sharon.

Calling hours: 3 to 4 p.m. Monday (6-17-13) in HAROLD W. STEVENSON FUNERAL HOME, 264 E. State St. Sharon. Condolences to the family may be expressed by visiting

Funeral: 4 p.m. Monday (6-17-13) in the funeral home with the Rev. David Evans, pastor of Hickory United Methodist Church, Hermitage, officiating.

Interment: Haywood Cemetery, West Middlesex.