March 30, 1956

Paul Lee Martin, three year old son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Martin of the Springfield community in East Lynn township died at 11:05 p.m. Thursday (29 Mar 1956).  The little boy had been ill for three months and critically ill for several weeks.


The body is at Short-Niehaus Funeral Home and will remain there through the funeral service set for 2 p.m. Monday in Short-Niehaus chapel.  Burial will be in Bellefontaine cemetery.  Rev. H. C. Kello, minister of Wadesville Christian Church, will conduct the services.  Friends may call at the funeral home chapel after 1 p.m. Saturday.


Surviving in addition to the parents, are a brother, Charles Michael 8; two sisters, Judith 10, and Amy Jane five weeks; the paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Lee Martin, and the paternal great-grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Utley.  The mother was the former Hazel Hopkins.

*old scrapbook


Originally submitted by Betty Sellers