Martha ‘Marty’ Ann Mathias

Martha “Marty” Ann Mathias, 58, of Fostoria, died Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, at ProMedica Toledo Hospital, Toledo.

She was born May 20, 1960, in Findlay, to Dory Lane and Laura Louise (McCartney) Jackson. She married Donald E. Mathias Sr. Oct. 23, 1986, and he survives.

Also surviving are two children, Julie Jackson of Maumee and Lisa Jackson of Findlay; two stepchildren, Donald Mathias Jr. of Findlay and Douglas Mathias of Bowling Green; 10 grandchildren; and eight brothers and sisters, Bonnie (Richard) Sterling of Findlay, Peggy (Tommy) Gugliotti of Lafayette, Tennesee, Debbie Feigert of Hendersonville, Tennesee, Jackie (Tom) Ramge of Findlay, Tami (Tony) Waller of Windsor, Canada, Gary (Charles) Jackson of Normandy, Tennesee, Scott (Jodi) Jackson of Medina and Patricia (Lonnie) Yoho of Diamondhead, Mississippi.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a stepdaughter, Tamatha Mathias.

She was a graduate of Van Buren High School. Martha was well liked by all who knew her. “A good woman, she will be missed immensely.”

Named after her grandmother, Martha was very spiritual. She loved to read, especially books by author Ann Rice, and enjoyed the New Orleans culture, having been able to make a trip there. She was a great cook, loved to bake, loved to play shuffleboard, and loved country music and football, especially the Pittsburgh Steelers and Michigan Wolverines.

She was member of Fostoria Eagles Club, Fostoria AMVETS and Fostoria VFW Ladies’ auxiliary.

A memorial service will take place at 4 p.m. Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, at Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, 407 N. Countyline St., Fostoria, with the Rev. Donald Goodwin presiding.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the family.