Rose Marie P. Martin (nee O’Kane), 62, secretary at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel/St. Andrew the Apostle Regional School in Berlin since 1988, died Monday, May 24.
Born in Philadelphia and raised in Mt. Ephraim, she was a 1965 graduate of St. Joseph High School in South Camden. Before becoming secretary at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, she was secretary at Dunn and Bradstreet in Philadelphia.
She was the wife of 38 years to David John of Berlin; mother of David J. and wife Kim of Atco; and Maggie and husband Brian Grubb of Waterford; grandmother of Rosalie Martin, and expectant grandchild; sister of Dolores (AL) Fiorito of Deming, N.M., Kathleen (John) Krause of Mt. Ephraim, Denise (Steve) Tropea of Cherry Hill and the late Phyliss Costagan.
A funeral Mass was celebrated on Thursday, May 27 at St. Simon Stock Parish/Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, Berlin.
In lieu of flowers, donations are requested to Our Lady of Mt. Carmel/St. Andrew the Apostle Regional School, 1 Cedar Avenue, Berlin, NJ 08009.