Meadville Tribune

May 17, 2013

Lucille Poux Martin


CONNEAUTVILLE — Lucille Poux Martin, 86, formerly of Dover Road, Conneaut Lake, and a resident of Rolling Fields, Conneautville, since 2011, passed away there on Thursday, May 16, 2013.

She was born in Meadville on April 22, 1927, a daughter of Adrian (Babe) Poux and Margaret McCracken Poux McCain. She married Bruce David Martin on May 16, 1953, at Ford Memorial Chapel, Allegheny College, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 18, 1995.

She worked as a spectrograph operator for Abex Corp. and previously worked at American Viscose and Duerr’s Flowers. She was a 1944 graduate of Meadville High School and a member of Harmonsburg United Methodist Church and its United Methodist Women. She and her husband enjoyed fifth wheel camping and then in retirement, spending winters in Juno Beach, Fla. She was an avid bowler and loved spending time with family and friends, especially her grandchildren. Lucille’s family would also like to thank everyone at Fig Street at Rolling Fields for their loving and wonderful care.

Survivors include three children, Lynda Worthington of Conneaut Lake, Jeff Martin and his wife, Mary Joan (M.J.), of York, and Susan Douglass and her husband, Perry, of Meadville; four grandsons, Gary Worthington II, Eric Martin, Christopher Worthington and Nick Martin; two sisters-in-law, Harriett Whitley of Cheyenne, Wyo., and Jean Martin of Meadville; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, George Poux; a sister, Rita Barber and her husband, Bob; and a brother-in-law, Donald Martin.

Calling hours will be Monday from 6 to 9 p.m. at Waid-Coleman Funeral Home Inc., 12422 Conneaut Lake Road, Conneaut Lake.

The funeral service will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Harmonsburg United Methodist Church, 14182 First St., Harmonsburg, with the Rev. Dennis E. Lawton, pastor, officiating.

Interment will be in Greendale Cemetery.

The family suggests memorials be made to Harmonsburg United Methodist Church, 14182 First St., Harmonsburg, Pa. 16422; Conneaut Lake Area Ambulance Service, P.O. Box 546, Conneaut Lake, Pa. 16316; or Tamarack Wildlife Rehabilitation and Education Center, 21601 Stull Road, Saegertown, Pa. 16433.

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