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Nellie J. Martin Nov. 20, 1921 - April 20, 2009

GROVE CITY -- Nellie Jauline Martin, 87, of Grove City died Monday at the Emmanuel Nursing Home in Litchfield.

The service will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Grove City. Burial will be in the Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery in Grove City.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the Johnson-Hagglund Funeral Home in Litchfield and for one hour prior to the service at church.

She was born Nov. 20, 1921, in Darwin Township, Meeker County, to Paul and Ida (Larson) Berg. She graduated from Litchfield High School in 1940.

She married William Martin on May 17, 1942, in Litchfield. They lived in rural Grove City. She was a homemaker and also worked at Carlson Meat Market, Nelson Brothers and was a waitress. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Grove City.

She is survived by her children: Julie (and Bernie) Kielty of Watkins, David (and Lori) Martin, Paul (and Gaye) Martin and Brian (and Bonnie) Martin, all of Grove City; 14 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her husband; daughter: Judy; son: Dwayne; one grandson and 12 brothers and sisters.