Netha M. “Mitzi” Martin, 93

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Graveside Services will be held Saturday, October 21, 11:30AM, Riverside Cemetery, for Netha M. “Mitzi” Martin, 93, of Dallas, Texas, who died Saturday evening, Oct. 7 at Presbyterian Hospital in Plano, Texas. Father Don Czapla, from St. Henry’s, will officiate the burial. Her Funeral Mass will be October 17 at 11AM, All Saints Catholic Church in Dallas, Texas.

Born April 21, 1924, in Iowa Falls, Iowa, she was the daughter of Clifford and Lydia Green. She obtained her Nursing Degree in 1947 at Mercy Hospital in Marshalltown. She was married to Laurence E. Martin on April 12, 1947, in Marshalltown, who proceeded her in death in 1989. She held several Nursing positions in the following years and was eventually Director of Nurses at Marshalltown Area Community Hospital before retiring in 1977.

Surviving Mrs. Martin are three children: Craig Martin (and wife Carla), of St. Charles, Missouri; Mary (Mrs. Bud Nelson Jr.), of Sherman, Texas, and Beth (Mrs. Gerald) Fogarty, of Dallas, Texas; six grandchildren; and fourteen great grandchildren.

Memorials may be sent to St. Henry’s Catholic School.