DURHAM- Dorothy Martin, 84, of Durham died peacefully Friday, December 24, 2010 at the Carolina House in Durham. Dorothy was born on April 22, 1926 in Chicago, IL, to the late Joseph Pacholski and Helen Pokorny Pacholski
She was also preceded in death by her husband, George Martin; son, Francis Martin; and daughter, Debra Womble.
Dorothy is survived by her sons, Ken Martin and wife, Jennifer, of Lombard, IL; Ronald Martin and wife, Monica of Carol Stream, IL; grandchildren, Ken Martin, Jr., Kate Bailey and husband, David, Alicia Martin, Robert Martin and wife, Kayla, and Michelle Ross and husband, Allen.
A Mass of Christian burial will be offered 10:00 AM Wednesday December 29, 2010 from Immaculate Conception Catholic Church with Fr. Dan McLellan OFM presiding. Burial will be held date in Chapel Hill Cemetery.
Friends may visit the after the service in the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Attn: Donor Services, P.O. Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265-0309
The Martin Family is under the care of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service.
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