Myrna Gail Martin, 83, of North Huntingdon, passed away Sunday, June 21, 2020 at her home. She was born August 28, 1936 in Mutual, Pa., a daughter of the late Harry and Louise (Stape) Hixson. Prior to her retirement, Myrna was a registered nurse for Monsour Hospital and a member of the First United Church of Christ, Greensburg. She enjoyed doing needlepoint and sewing. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, David Martin; and sister, Carol Absten. She is survived by her son, Dave Martin and his wife, Amy; sister, Joyce Frye; grandchildren, Michael, Jamie, Tyler; great-grandson, Grayson; and niece, Kim (Steve) Summers.
Friends will be received from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA. A funeral service will take place at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow in Westmoreland Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Three Rivers Hospice. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com
Originally published June 22, 2020.