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Karen Ann (McCabe) Martin

July 6, 1943 ~ August 21, 2019 (age 76)


Karen Ann Martin, age 76 of Rock Creek, Ohio died peacefully from cancer on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at the Country Club Retirement Center in Ashtabula surrounded by her children.

A longtime resident of Rock Creek, she was born July 6, 1943 in Cleveland, the daughter of Thomas McCabe & Violet (Balogh) Gasper.  Karen was a homemaker most of her life.

Karen was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Rock Creek and she enjoyed crocheting and doing ceramics.

She is survived by her children, Darrin (Laurie) Martin of East Tawakoni, TX & Dona (Jon) Norris of Jefferson and four grandchildren which were the light of her life.  Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Robert McCabe.

Private services and burial will be in Morgan Union Cemetery’s Catholic section.

The Jefferson Home of Fleming & Billman Directors and Crematory, 49 W. Jefferson St., Jefferson is handling services and is privileged to serve the Karen Martin family.  Express condolences, view obituary or light a candle at

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Private Services

Morgan Union Cemetery
Off Rt. 45 South
Rock Creek, OH 44084

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