Maxine Martin

Maxine Martin

Maxine Martin, 81, of Bonnie passed away Wednesday morning October 6, 2021 at Lavender Ridge in Mt. Vernon.

She was born December 18, 1939 in Franklin County, IL the daughter of Thomas & Vivian (Duckworth) Dublo.

She married Clifford D. Martin on August 1, 1959 at Hazel Dell Free Will Baptist Church, and he preceded her in death on August 27, 2012.

Maxine was a longtime member of Bakerville Free Will Baptist Church. She along with her husband founded, owned & operated Rend Lake Plumbing & Heating. She liked to make and was well known for her delicious cinnamon rolls to give away to people. She loved cooking. She took care of her children and grandchildren.

Mrs. Martin is survived by her:

3 Children:

Jo Ann Adams & husband Kirby of Bonnie

Tom Martin of Bonnie

Rodney Martin & wife Annette of Bonnie

9 Grandchildren:

Leon Adams & wife Andrea of Bonnie

Laura Stevenson & husband Joe of Belle Rive

Sara Adams of Opdyke

Taylor Evans of Bonnie

Jake Martin of Bonnie

Lauren Acciani & husband Bobby of Florence, KY

Megan Farmer of Mascoutah

Tim Holland of St. Louis, MO

Tom Holland of Chicago

8 Great-Grandchildren

1 Brother: Ralph Dublo & wife Donna of Sesser

Mrs. Martin was preceded in death by her Parents, Husband and 1 Brother-Dale.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Saturday, October 9th at the Bakerville Free WIll Baptist Church with Rev. David Milburn officiating. Burial will be in the Kirk Cemetery in Ina. Visitation will be after 11:00 A.M. on Saturday at the Church.

For those who wish memorials in Mrs. Martin’s name may be made to the Bakerville Free WIll Baptist Church.

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