Martha Ann Kinkead

February 17, 1940October 13, 2012

Ms. Martha Ann “Marty” Lansberry Kinkead, 72, of Middletown, MD, passed away Saturday, October 13, 2012 at Golden Living Center in Frederick, MD.

She was born February 17, 1940 in Clearfield, the daughter of the late Geynet and Grace (McKean) Lansberry.

Ms. Kinkead was a graduate of the Pennsylavania State University.

She was a social worker initially in Clearfield, and then for many years in the Frederick County, Montgomery County and Washington, DC areas, specializing in home health, Alzheimer’s and adult day care.

Ms. Kinkead enjoyed cooking and entertaining and on occasion would provide private catering for her closest friends under the name of Marty’s Morsels.

She is survived by her daughter, Laura Kinkead and her husband Matthew Staley of Frederick, a brother, John B. Lansberry and his wife Patricia of Woodland, a niece, Julie Roberts and her husband Scott and their children, Jake and Carly of Hamilton, VA.

There will be no public visitation or viewing. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Maryland Food Bank, 2200 Halethorpe Farms Road, Halethorpe, MD 21227.

The Bennett and Houser Funeral Home, Inc., of Clearfield is in charge of the local arrangements.

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Dave Shirey

October 18, 2012

Sincere condolences to my old and dear friend, John. Losing your only sister has to be very tough. You'll be in my thoughts.

Nancy (Shirey) Hopkins

October 18, 2012

Marty was my good friend for many years and although we seldom were in touch recently, I will always think of her with tremendous fondness. I am so sorry for her family's loss.