RITA M. MARTIN, 74, of New Haven, went to her Heavenly home on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, 8 a.m., at Parkview Regional Hospital. Born July 12, 1939, in New Haven, she was a daughter of the late Clement S. Brames and Mary J. (Ternet) Brames. She married Richard A. Martin on Aug. 3, 1957, in St. Louis Besancon Catholic Church; he passed away on Feb. 7, 2010. She was a member of St. Rose Catholic Church, Monroeville. She retired in 1996 from Magnavox. Surviving are her daughter, Jean Ann (Kevin) Fick of Fort Wayne, James A. (Linda) Martin of Monroeville, Jerold A. (Becky) Martin of Fort Wayne; brothers, Charles H. Brames and Ivan B. Brames, both of New Haven; sisters, Sister Theresa Ann Brames of Milwaukee, Wis. and Louise V. (Tom) Sekel of Woodburn.; and six grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Virgil C. Brames and Jerry D. Brames. Prayer service is 9:20 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at Zwick & Jahn Funeral Home, Jacobs Chapel, Monroeville. Mass of Christian Burial is 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at St. Rose Catholic Church, Monroeville. Fr. Lourdino Fernandes officiating. Visitation is from 3:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at the funeral home, with a Rosary service at 3:30 p.m. Preferred memorials for Masses to the church, St. Joseph Catholic School Building Fund, or Parkview Hospice. For complete obituary information and to sign the online guestbook, visit www.zwickjahn.com

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