Margaret Evelyn, nee Goodhue, Martin, 90; of New Athens, IL; formerly of West Palm Beach, FL; born February 24, 1923 in Ipswich, Massachusetts; passed away on Sunday, April, 14, 2013 at the New Athens Home for the Aged.
Ms. Martin was a member of St. Agatha Catholic Church. She was a Registered Nurse for over 50 years. Margaret loved her profession and over her career served in all areas of nursing from labor and delivery to rehabilitation and geriatrics. She was a member of the American Nurses Association and the New Athens Senior Center.
She was preceded in death by her parents – William and Annie, nee Littlefield, Goodhue, Sr. One brother – William Goodhue, Jr.
She is survived by her daughter – Patricia (Robert) Kreher of New Athens, IL. 2 step – grandchildren – Andrew (Amy) Kreher of Troy, IL; Allison (Ervin Robinson) Kreher of New Athens, IL. 4 step great grandchildren – Sophie, Ryan, Madison, Alexandria.
Memorials may be made to St. Agatha Catholic School; New Athens Home for the Aged or in the form of Masses
Visitation: Friends may call at St. Agatha Catholic Church in New Athens, IL of Wednesday , April 17, 2013 from 9:00am to 9:45am.
Service: Mass will be held at St. Agatha Catholic Church in New Athens, IL on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 10:00am with Father James Nall officiating.
Interment: Burial will be held at St. Agatha Catholic Cemetery in New Athens, IL.