Claudia H. Martin


Claudia H. Martin, 73, of Pleasant View Retirement Community, passed away on Sunday, February 3, 2019 at her residence. She was the wife of the late Francis G. "Bud" Martin, Jr., who passed away on February 3, 2011. She was born in Johnstown, daughter of the late Claude D. and Margaret Frye Helsel. She worked as an Editorial Assistant and was a receptionist at Willow Valley Associates before her retirement. She enjoyed quilting, reading, sewing, swimming, going to the beach at Ocean City, MD, going to social events with her friends, and loved dogs.

She is survived by one son: Benjamin J. Martin and one daughter: Sara E. (John Shaski) Martin, Albuquerque, NM. Four grandchildren: Marina, Karli, Brighde, Braan. Two sisters: Judy (Philip) Hoffmann, St. Charles, MO; and Lisa (Nevin) Shenck, Etters.

A Time of Gathering and Fellowship will be held at Mulberry Street Art Studios, 21 N. Mulberry St., Lancaster, PA on Thursday, February 7, 2019 from 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. Please omit flowers. Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to: Water Street Ministries, 210 S. Prince St., Lancaster, PA 17603. Arrangements by the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., Mountville/Columbia. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.