(August 5, 1927—December 31, 2015)
Mary Therese Martin, 88, of Mansfield died Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015, surrounded by her loving children.
Funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM Sunday, January 3rd at Stephenville Funeral Home Chapel with Father Matthew Sanka officiating. Burial will follow at Gardens of Memory Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 2:00 PM, one hour prior to services.
Mary was born in Detroit, Mich., on Aug. 5, 1927 to the late Timothy and Mary Coffey. She was married to Donald Martin on Jan. 31, 1953, in Dearborn, Michigan. She received her nursing degree from the U. S. Army at Saint Joseph Mercy Hospital in 1948. Mary, Donald, and their children moved to Texas in 1973 where Mary began working at Stephenville Hospital. She retired in 1992 after 20 years of service. Mary and Don were able to enjoy their retirement traveling the world together.
Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Donald; and two sons, Thomas F. and Steven J. Martin.
Mary is survived by her daughters, Terry Atwood of Benbrook, Donna and husband, Randy Stewart, of Benbrook, Debra Wilson of Flower Mound, Janet and husband, Christopher Phillips, of Malakoff; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.