Martha M. Sample

Martha M. Sample, 94, formerly of  21 Huey St.,  Allensville, went to be with the Lord at 5:50 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016, at Valley View Haven, Belleville.

Born on March 23, 1922, in RD, Mapleton Depot, she was the daughter of the late Jacob and Laura (McConaughey) Boonie.

Her husband, Harvey E. Sample, who she married on Aug. 3, 1947, preceded her in death on Sept. 6, 1993.

She was the last surviving member of her immediate family, having been preceded in death by 12 siblings.

Surviving are a number of nieces, nephews and cousins.

Mrs. Sample was an LPN and worked in the nursing field, retiring in 1978.

She was of the Pentacostal faith.

In her early years, she and her husband participated in a music ministry, singing at various evangelistic services.

She also enjoyed quilting and crocheting, doing afghans and baby comforters.

The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 30, at the Robert D. Heath Funeral Home, Mount Union, with the Rev. Charles Brewbaker officiating. Interment will be in Monroe Valley Cemetery.

Friends may call from 1 to 2 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Valley View Retirement Community, 4702 Main St., Belleville, PA 17004.