Elaine M. Martin

Elaine M. Martin

NIAGARA, Wis. — Elaine M. Martin, 94, of Niagara, Wis., passed away Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020, at Dickinson County Healthcare System in Iron Mountain.

She was born Oct. 11, 1926, in Iron Mountain, daughter of the late Louis and Ruth (Hicks) Sentko. Elaine married Leonard “Buck” Martin Sr. on Oct. 28, 1944, at the United Methodist Church in Iron Mountain. They were married for over 55 years and resided in Iron Mountain and East Kingsford before moving to Niagara. Buck preceded her in death on Feb. 27, 2000.

Elaine worked for General Controls in Iron Mountain for many years and was the oldest parishioner of Riverside United Methodist Church in Niagara.

Her hobbies included going to the casino, playing bingo, and volunteering at the church. Elaine especially loved the time spent with family and friends. She will be remembered for her bubbly personality and infectious laugh.

Survivors include one son, Leonard (Kathy) Martin Jr., Aurora, Wis.; 10 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren, 15 great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband Buck, Elaine was preceded in death by two daughters, Melody (Dan) Butler and Marilyn Aderman; one granddaughter, Nancy Morin; and one great-grandson, Lance Martin.

Private family services will take place. Burial will be in Niagara Cemetery in Niagara, Wis.

You may leave a condolence or tribute for Elaine’s family online at www.JacobsFuneralHomes.com.