Martha R. Amsbaugh

April 17, 1919 ‒ August 13, 2005

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Martha R. Amsbaugh, age 86, of Fredericktown, passed away Saturday, August 13, 2005 at the Whispering Hills Nursing Home in Mount Vernon. She was born April 17, 1919 in Lexington, Ohio, the daughter of the late Floyd and Ollie (Martin) Swank. Martha had attended the Grace Brethren Church in Ankenytown, Ohio.

She is survived by two sisters; Byrdella (Dale) Evans of Cardington, Ohio and Ruth Truex of Fredericktown and a sister-in-law Eulalah Swank. Also surviving are many loving nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and great-nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Lowell Amsbaugh, four sisters; Levona (Ernest) Porter, Gladys (Fred) Tyson, Eileen Swank and Joan (Ted) Schwartz, and two brothers; Harry Swank and John Swank.

Friends may call on Tuesday, August 16, from 6 to 8 P.M. at the Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown. A funeral service will be held there on Wednesday at 11:00 A.M. Interment will follow in the Ankenytown Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Knox County, 302 E. High Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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