Betty L. Martin
Betty Lee Martin, age 74, passed away February 11, 2018 at Borgess Medical Center. Betty was born September 12, 1943 in West Plains, Missouri, the daughter of Noble and Beulah (Jones) Lovins. On June 10, 1961, Betty married the love of her life, Ivon “Owen” Martin and he preceded her in death on April 6, 2011. Betty loved spending time with her family, especially at Christmas, taking them to lunch, or cooking huge southern meals. She was always smiling, happy and sweet. Betty enjoyed crosswords, word searches, and watching westerns on television with her dog, Benny. Betty is survived by her son: James (Kathleen Easter) Martin; daughter: Mary (Jeff) Kosobucki; a sister: Connie (Floyd) Gibson; sister in law: Elaine Martin, her grandchildren: Kylie Martin, Alaina (Matt) Kietzer, and Chasity Oehler; great grandchildren: Ronnie, Aleena, Gabriel, Lorelei, and Owen; and several nieces and nephews. Betty was also preceded in death by her parents and a sister: Mary Kellogg. At Betty’s request, cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be scheduled for a later date. Please visit www.williamsgoresfuneral.com to share a memory or to leave a condolence message for Betty’s family.