Martha Ann Ashbaugh

November 29, 1920 ‒ September 01, 2005

Mount Gilead, Ohio

Martha Ann (Morton) Ashbaugh, 84, formerly of Ada, Missouri died Thursday September 1, 2005 at her home in Long Valley, New Jersey.

She was born on November 29, 1920 in Mount Gilead, Ohio the daughter of the late Frank B. and Mary R. (Wilson) Morton. She married Bernard “Jack” Ashbaugh on October 11, 1941. Martha then spent her time at home raising their family.

She is survived by two daughters Marianne (Arthur) Linderman of Long Valley, New Jersey and Linda (Jonathan) Cooney of Sikeston, Missouri; three grandchildren Rebecca Broyles, Rachel Johnson, and Catherine Cooney; three great grandchildren; and two sisters Alice O’Shaughnessy of North Carolina and Mary “Ibby” Curl of Mount Gilead, Ohio.

Her husband Jack preceded her in death on July 15, 2004.

The Rev. Jonathan Cooney will conduct graveside services on Tuesday September 6, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. in Rivercliff Cemetery. Craven Funeral Home in Mount Gilead, Ohio is in care of local arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to the family at