Dorothy M. Martin

Dorothy M. Martin, 77, died at the Cedar Crest Retirement Center, Janesville, where she was a resident, on Monday, Sept. 11, 2006.

She was born Feb. 9, 1929, in West Allis, the daughter of Vincent and Violet (Kintzler) Bennett, and married Ivan Martin Jr. on Sept. 19, 1947 in West Allis.

She had been employed at various businesses as a secretary and as a realtor for Wauwatosa Realty in Janesville from 1972 until 1977.

Survivors include her husband, Ivan; three sons, Mike (Lou Ann) Martin of Janesville, Donald (Nancy) Martin of Newburgh, Ind. and Richard (Ann) Martin of Oak Ridge, Tenn.; eight grandchildren, Brian, Tim (Kelli), Andy, Lindsay, David, Erika, Benjamin and Madelyn; and a brother, Gene (Patricia) Bennett of Oak Creek.

Preceding her in death were her parents.

A graveside committal service will be held at noon on Wednes-day, Sept. 13 in Highland Memorial Park, New Berlin.

A remembrance service will be held at Cedar Crest Retirement Center at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 14, with Rev. John Froiland presiding.

The Hansen Funeral Home, Janesville, is handling arrangements.