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Dayton Daily News, Oakwood register, CB-TIMES and KO-TIMES.
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Starting: Monday, July 14, 2008
ROUTSONG, Martha Ann, "Marty" (Cruea), age 81,
formerly of Oakwood passed away Saturday, July
12,2008. She was a graduate of Fairview High School in
1945 and received her BS from Miami University, Oxford
in 1949. Marty was a member of Delta Zeta Sorority,
PEO Chapter CK, Eastern Star and an active member of
David's United Church of Christ. At David’s, she had been
a member of the choir, she organized the Christmas
bazaar and the church decorating committee for several
years. She was a past Matron of Far Hills Chapter
Eastern Star (now Belmont Chapter) and served as Grand
Marshall of the Grand Chapter of Ohio in 1984. She was
co-owner of the Routsong Funeral Home and one of the
first women funeral directors in Dayton. Marty's talents
were many, she was an extremely accomplished
seamstress, national roller skating champion, a beloved
wife, mother, grandmother, community volunteer and
friend who loved to entertain. She enjoyed camping with her family throughout the United
States. Marty collected many Native American artifacts and jewelry on her trips as well as
local crafts and antiques. Preceded in death by her parents Charles and Edna Cruea, and
two sisters, Barbara Culp and Frances Ely. She is survived by her childhood sweetheart and
husband of 58 years, Thomas H.; daughter, Jane House; son, Thomas A. Routsong and his
wife, Lisa; 2 grandsons, Samuel and Maxwell Routsong and numerous nieces, nephews and
friends. Funeral services will be held at
10:30 AM Thursday
July 17, 2008
David's United
Church of Christ,170 W. David Road, with Rev. Andrew J. Bierkan and Rev. Dave Tackett
officiating. Burial in David's Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4:00 t8:00 PM
Wednesday, July 16, 2008 at the Routsong Funeral Home, 2100 E. Stroop Rd., Kettering
with Eastern Star services 8:00 PM. The family would like to express our thanks for the
wonderful help and care given by Hospice of Dayton. If desired, friends may make memorial
contributions to the Shiners’ Burns Hospital for Children, 3229 Burnet Ave., Cincinnati, OH
45229 or Hospice of Dayton. Condolences may be sent to the family at
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