Elsie L. Martin, 52, of Hebron formerly of Columbus, died Sunday February 24, 2002 at Thayer County Health Services in Hebron. Funeral services are 10:00 am Thursday February 28, 2002 at McKown Funeral Home with the Rev. Tom Washington officiating. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 3-8 pm and on Thursday from 8 am until service time at McKown Funeral Home in Columbus. Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Cemetery.
Elsie Martin was born November 3, 1949 in Columbus, Nebraska to Edgar and Tonie (Dietrich) Shockley. She grew up in Genoa, Nebraska where she attended school. Elsie married Jimmy Martin on August 3, 1974 in Columbus, Nebraska. She worked for Behlen Manufacturing for 21 years. Elsie enjoyed camping and animals.
She is survived by:
Husband Jimmy Martin of David City, NE
Mother Tonie Shockley of Columbus, NE
Son Gene (Roechelle) Martin of Columbus, NE
Sister Diane (James) Martin of Rapid City, SD
Sister Lee Ann (Mark) Sepich of San Diego, CA
Brother Danny (Martha) Shockley of Genoa, NE
Brother Dean (Betty) Shockley of Council Bluffs, IA
Brother Gary Shockley
Brother Larry Shockley of Octavia, NE
Brother Lonnie Shockley of Clarks, NE
Brother Terry Shockley of Columbus, NE
Brother Edgar (Cindy) Shockley, III of Omaha, NE
She is preceded in death by a daughter Kimberly Martin and her father.