Martha B. Cummins, 96, of Defiance, passed away on Monday, September 9, 2013, at The Laurels of Defiance.
She was born on December 14, 1916, to Clarence and Ann (Ralston) Cummins in Defiance. Martha was a member of Grace Episcopal Church, where she formerly served as church secretary, and was a member of the Altar Guild and the choir. She attended Defiance College, was May queen and was a member of the Golden Alumni. Martha was also a member of the Defiance County historical and genealogical societies.
She is survived by her cousins, Ted (Joan) Paxton, Georgene Cummins, all of Defiance, and Marcus (Naomi) Cummins of California.
Martha was preceded in death by her parents; and a brother, Clarence R. Cummins.
A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, September 12, 2013, at Grace Episcopal Church, Defiance, with Rev. Don Leckrone officiating. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to the Grace Episcopal Church. Online condolences can be given at www.Schafferfh.com.