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Edna Josephine Martin

July 15, 1924 ~ May 1, 2018 (age 93)


Edna Josephine Martin, 93, of Honolulu, Hawaii passed away May 1, 2018 at Kalakaua Gardens Assisted Living.


Mass of Christian burial will be 11 A.M. Saturday, May 12, 2018 at S.S. Peter and Paul Catholic Church with Fr. Bill Peckman officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service from 10-11 A.M. at the church.  Burial will follow in St. Martins Catholic Cemetery.


Edna Josephine Martin was born July 15, 1924 southwest of Boonville, Missouri, in the area known as Martinsville, the daughter of Julius Charles Martin and Mary Anna Lang Martin. Edna graduated 8th grade from St. Martins Catholic School in 1938. Edna worked at Pete & Holt’s Café in Boonville, went to Kansas City in the mid 1940’s and worked as a secretary for North American Bombers Plant until she moved to San Francisco, CA., where she worked as a secretary for Standard Oil Company now known as Chevron. She retired from Chevron after 18 years of service in July, 1977. Edna loved to travel the world as she has seen Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia over the years.


Edna was preceded in death by her parents, sister, Clara (George) Horst and brother, Emil (Elaine) Martin. She is survived by her sister, Isabel (late Ray) Stoecklein. Also surviving are her nieces and nephews:  Robert (Linda) Horst, Edwin Horst, Mary Spradling, Donna Horst, Fran (Leonard) Kellogg, Carolyn Martin, Teresa Martin, Rebecca Martin and Lori (Wesley) Broyles, Barbara (Philip) McPherson, Louise (David) Cutshall and Lisa (George) Monk. She will be missed by her family and friends.


Memorial contributions are suggested to the St. Martins Catholic Cemetery.

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