Peacefully at the Blue Water Rest Home, Zurich on Friday, June 7, 2019 of Zurich and formerly of Kitchener-Waterloo at the age of 88. Alma was a daughter of the late Menno and Lavina (Steckle) Martin. Dear sister and sister-in-law of Albert and Luanna Martin, Grace Martin, and Marion Hartin. Fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her siblings Infant Melinda Martin, Velina and Bill Oesch, Emma and Enos Bearinger, Harvey and Gladys Martin, Luella and John vanZandwk, Irvin Martin and Melvin Martin. She graduated from the KW Hospital School of nursing in 1961 and worked there for 31 years. Alma was also very active in her church life – both at the Zurich Mennonite Church and also as a member of the Waterloo First Baptist Church.
Friends may gather at the Zurich Mennonite Church, 37818 Zurich-Hensall Road, Zurich on Monday, June 10th from 11 AM to 1 PM where the funeral service will be held at 1 PM with Pastor Ryan Jantzi and Pastor Dennis Estep officiating. Interment Zurich Mennonite Cemetery. Haskett Funeral Home, ZURICH (519-236-4365) entrusted with arrangements.
Donations to the Zurich Mennonite Church, Alzheimer’s Society, or the Blue Water Rest Home would be appreciated by the family.