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Information for Nona Burnadeen Kirk Martin
4 September, 1912 16 July, 1993
From the Idaho Press-Tribune
July, 1993

Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Nona Martin

    Nona Burnadeen Martin, 81, of Caldwell, passed away at home on July 16, 1993.  Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. on Monday, July 19, 1993, at Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.  Marty Gentzler, a grandson, from Columbus, Ohio, will officiate.  Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
    Nona Burnadeen was born September 4, 1912, in Canton, Oklahoma, a daughter to William R. and Augusta Kirk.  She resided in Okla. until her marriage to Vern Martin on July 1, 1929 in Fairview, Okla.  They then moved to Caldwell, Idaho where they lived until moving to Vale, Oregon in 1933. I n 1937 her husband, Vern, became a minister in the Church of the Nazarene.  She assisted him in establishing a church in Nyssa, Oregon.  They pastored there for several years and then served a number of churches in Oregon, Idaho, Colorado and California for the next forty years.  They retired in 1980, making their home in Caldwell, where she lived until her death.
    She is survived by her husband Vern, Caldwell; two daughters, Joyce Gentzler of Hereules, California; Verna (April) Bateman of Sandy, Utah; one sister, Lucille Halverson of Texas; five grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
    Memorials may be given to the Ustick Road Church of the Nazarene, 817 Ustick Road, Caldwell, Idaho 83605.
    Friends may call today from 1-5 P.M. at Ratliff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.

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