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Helen Martens

July 17, 1922 October 16, 2017
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Obituary for Helen Martens

Helen Martens of Royal Oak died peacefully October 16, 2017. She was 95 years old. Helen was born July 17, 1922 in Hungary.

Helen was the Senior Receptionist at Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors in Clawson, Michigan where she felt privileged to serve the bereaved of this community for over 30 years. She was a founding member of Our Shepherd Lutheran Church in Birmingham where she and her late husband Ed enjoyed worshipping, serving, and socializing.

Helen is survived by her daughter, Jeanette (James) Pardon, granddaughter, Margaret Pardon, 5 nieces and 1 nephew. She is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Edward Martens, son, John Martens and 4 siblings.

Friends may visit at Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 1368 N. Crooks Road (between 14-15 Mile Rds.) Thursday, October 19th, 5-7pm. A Funeral Service will be held at Our Shepherd Lutheran Church, 2225 E. Fourteen Mile Road, Birmingham, Friday at 10am. Friends may visit at church beginning at 9:30am. Burial will follow in Glen Eden Cemetery in Livonia.

Memorials may be made to Our Shepherd Lutheran Church, Women’s Ministry, 2225 E. Fourteen Mile Road, Birmingham, Michigan 48009.


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