Dolores Ann "Dodi" Martin, 78 of Paris Twp., passed away Sunday, May 11, 2014 at her daughter Christi's residence in Ravenna surrounded by her family. She was born January 28, 1936 in Youngstown, Ohio to the late Robert Lee and Frances Pearl (Phillips) Lewis. She was a member of the New Mount Calvary Baptist Church in Ravenna and had retired from General Electric in Ravenna, where she worked as a utility operator. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband Robert T. Martin, Jr. on December 23, 2013 and brother Jessie Lewis. Survivors include her children Christi (Gene) Brown of Ravenna, Stacy N. Davis of Youngstown, Steven C. (Michelle) Davis of Akron, Danny L. Davis of Ravenna, 11 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. Also surviving are her siblings Frances Gillison of Ravenna, Laura (Donald) Loftin of Fayetville NC, Robert (Gloria) Lewis of VA and John (Stephanie) Lewis of CA. Calling hours will be Saturday May 17, 2014 from 10:00 AM until time of funeral services at 12 Noon at the First Church of God on New Milford Rd. with Rev. BJ Grant Officiating. Burial will take place on Monday 10:45 AM at the Ohio Western Reserve Cemetery Rittman, Ohio. Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at www. sscfuneralhomes.com. Funeral services were entrusted to Shorts Spicer Crislip Funeral Homes Ravenna Chapel.
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Sorry to hear about the lost of your Mom.knew your Mom well.May GOD bless and keep u safe always. We all go back a long way.God will never put more on us than we can handle.It is not for us to question.God makes no mistakes.Much love to you and your family Jerome love you Christi and Gene.
My condolences for your loss. May the sorrow you feel in your heart lighten by the love that surrounds you.
Your mom was a very special lady and loved by everyone who knew her. Please know that we share in your grief and extend our deepest sympathy to you and your family.
The Johnson Family
So sorry to hear of Dodi's passing. I worked with her for quite a few years at General Electric and found Dodi to be a loving, compassionate friend!! Her children were her joy and God was her comfort!! Thinking of your family now with prayers to stay strong!