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Martha Graf Hohman, retired seamstress

January 3, 2013
Martha Graf Hohman

Martha (nee Graf) Hohman, 91, of Morton, Pa., formerly of Lewes, died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013, at home.

Born in Collingdale, Pa., she had been a resident of Morton for the past two years. She had previously been a resident of Lewes for 29 years.

Mrs. Hohman retired from Clifton Precision, where she was a wiring assembler and circuit tester. In 1985, she began working as a seamstress doing alterations for Carlton Shops in Rehoboth, and then at Graves Uniform in Lewes, where she worked as a seamstress for 18 years.

She was a member of Groome United Methodist Church in Lewes, and was a former member of Church of the Nazarene in Collingdale.

She was predeceased by her husband John A. Hohman; her parents Ernest and Emma Wherli Graf; and her sisters Elizabeth Jeffries and Nellie Von Culin.

She is survived by her children John Hohman and Jane Fogel. She is also survived by her sister Margaret Moore; and grandchildren Scott, Nichole and Sean.

Relatives and friends are invited to her funeral service at 11 a.m., Monday, Jan. 7, at Marvil Funeral Home, 1110 Main Street, Darby, where friends may call after 10 a.m.

Interment will be in Glenwood Memorial Gardens, Broomall, Pa.

Flowers or contributions to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family.