Posted: Tue 11:50 AM, Mar 25, 2014
Funeral Home: Hadley Funeral Home
Martha Lena Starling 83, of Marietta, OH passed away Monday, March 24, 2014 at Heartland of Marietta.
She was born April 21, 1930 in Marietta, OH to the late Walter William and Elsie Pearl Pfuderer Meagle.
She graduated from Marietta High School in 1948, the Grant Hospital School of Nursing in 1951, and worked as an OB/GYN Nurse her entire career at Marietta Memorial Hospital. Martha was a member of St. Lukes Episcopal Church, the Episcopal Church Women's Group, and the Marietta Welfare League.
She is survived by her sons Gregory Starling (Ellen Miller) and Jeffrey Starling (Shane Danford) both of Marietta, OH and a daughter Sharon Starling (Don Harrington) of Columbus, OH., grandchildren Gregory, Brent and Jessica Starling and Brian and Adam Harrington and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Ronald D. Starling (5/27/2009).
Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Thursday, March 27, 2014 at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 320 2nd Street, Marietta, OH. with The Rev. David Ruppe officiating, burial to follow in East Lawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 5-8 PM Wednesday at Hadley Funeral Home Reno Chapel, 1021 Pike Street. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Luke's Episcopal Church. Online condolences may be made at www.hadleyfh.com.