Martha R. Fockler
WOOSTER — Martha R. Fockler, 79 of Wooster died Friday, Feb. 1, 2008, in West View Manor Nursing Home.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, Feb. 7, at 2 p.m. in the McIntire, Davis & Greene Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster, OH 44691, with the Rev. Kevin Phipps officiating. Burial will follow in Wesley Chapel Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
She was born Sept. 27, 1928, in Knox County, the daughter of Alva and Louise Juergens Fockler. Martha worked as an artist and graphing technician for the Egronomy Department of the OARDC for over 25 years, retiring in 1990. Prior to that she had worked at Newberrys department store and at Dr. Morton’s Lapidary.
She was a 1948 graduate of Shreve High School and enjoyed traveling, arts and crafts, antiques, auctions and painting.
Surviving are two sisters, Shirley Rouhier and Bernice Fry, both of Wooster; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Martha was preceded in death by her parents; and four brothers, Sanford, Alva, Harley and Arlo Fockler.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Salvation Army, 437 S. Market St., Wooster, OH 44691; or to Central Christian Church, 407 N. Market St., Wooster, OH 44691.