Martha Louise Wilson, age 89 of Findlay, Ohio passed away at 12:45 a.m. on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at Fox Run Manor. She was born in Findlay, Ohio on March 28, 1930 to the late L. Robert and G. Marie (Furrow) LaWarre.
Martha is survived by two sons, Scott L. (Kathy) Klingler and Shane E. (Hope) Klingler; six grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; and one great great grandson. Martha is also survived by her loving companion of 17 years, Larry Thompson.
Martha was preceded in death by her daughter Renee Warner; her brothers H. Richard LaWarre, Don O. LaWarre, Raymond E. LaWarre, Robert W. LaWarre; sisters Ruth Callahan, Anna Russell; and a companion Dwayne Sink.
Martha was a 1948 graduate of Findlay High School. Martha owned and operated several businesses including Rose Villa, West Park Carry Out, H & M Plaza, Dixie Truck Stop, and Martha's Catering.
Visitation will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Monday, February 17, 2020 at KIRKPATRICK-BENKE FUNERAL HOME, 500 Lima Avenue, Findlay. A funeral service will be held following visitation at 12:00 noon on Monday at the funeral home with Pastor Ruth Whitaker officiating.
Burial will be held on Tuesday at Maple Grove Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 1293-H Lyons Road, Dayton, Ohio 45458 in honor of Martha's daughter Renee Warner.
Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.kirkpatrickbehnke.com.