Mary Ellen Martin
September 15, 1938 – January 26, 2020
Mary Ellen Martin, 81, a 53-year resident of Bowie, MD, she died from Alzheimer’s at Tribute at Melford senior living care facility.
Mrs. Martin was born September 15th, 1938, in Baltimore, Maryland. She graduated from Mergenthaler Vocational Technical High School in Baltimore in 1956. She and her husband, Harry Martin, moved to Bowie in 1966 and were active members at Grace Lutheran Church. Mary Ellen and Harry Martin were married 42 years when Harry passed from cancer in 2001. Mary Ellen was a beloved member of Mid Atlantic Community Church (MACC).
Mary Ellen Martin is survived by her daughter, Kathleen J. Dean of Bowie, and three sons, Harry W. Martin of Baltimore, Charles E. Martin of Bowie, and James S. Martin of Crownsville. Mary Ellen was blessed with 13 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
Visitation will be February 3rd, 2020 from 12 to 1pm at the Robert E. Evans Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be directly after the visitation period. Burial will directly follow the service and will be held at Lakemont Memorial Gardens located in Davidsonville, MD.
Following the graveside service, a light reception will be held at The Mid Atlantic Community Church located on Davidsonville Rd in Gambrills, MD.
Flowers can be sent to Evans Funeral Home located at 16000 Annapolis Road, Bowie, Maryland 20715.
In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association of Maryland, 1850 York Road Suite D, Timonium, MD 21093.
- Visitation Monday, February 3, 2020
- Funeral Service Monday, February 3, 2020
- Graveside Service Monday, February 3, 2020
Mary Ellen Martin
January 30, 2020
I remember when Mary Ellen and her husband Harry were members of Grace Lutheran church and at that time we had care groups and I was in there group and we would meet at there house it would last about an hour and half to two hours then you would hear Mary Ellen say okay Harry that was Harry sign to finish so everyone could go home
January 29, 2020
I have fond memories of Mary Ellen at Hilltop CFO camps. I was there with my young children and Mary Ellen displayed her loving 'grandmother' kindness and stories. Beautiful lady that I am privileged to have known.