The Journal Register (Medina, NY)


August 25, 2013

Jennie Martino

MEDINA — Jennie Martino, 94, of Lyndonville, NY, passed away on Sunday, August 25, 2013, at Medina Memorial Hospital.

Jennie was born in McKeesport, PA on July 23, 1919, daughter of the late Corindo and Agnes (Borelli) DiOrio. In 1938 she married her husband of 55 years, the late Sandy Martino. The couple farmed on Telegraph Road in the Town of Ridgeway for many years. After retirement they moved to the Tampa-Largo, FL area for 10 years before finally moving back to the Town of Yates, where they spent their last years together.

Mrs. Martino was predeceased by her husband, Sandy Martino on December 13, 1993; and her daughter, Marion Martino on May 22, 1954. Surviving are her two sons, Anthony Martino of Medina and Russell (Patricia) Martino of Lyndonville; her daughter, Carolyn (Harry)          Edmiston of Arlington, TX; five loving grandchildren, Robert Edmiston of Sun City, CA, Marian (Gonzo) Tiscareno of Torrence, CA, Darcy (Jeff) Annable of Barker, Tina (Mark) Prawel of Medina, Sandra Edmiston of Dallas, TX; and Russell, Laureen, Matthew and Joseph Edmiston of California. Jennie was well-known for her cooking skills, however, her greatest joys were her great-grandchildren, Matthew Prawel, Emily and Kylie Annable and Vinny Tiscareno; also two great-great-grandchildren, Ryan and Andrew Edmiston.

Friends may call on Thursday from (12-2 PM) at Cooper Funeral Home, 215 W. Center St., Medina, where her funeral service will immediately follow at 2 PM. The Rev. Daniel J. Fawls will officiate.  Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Town of Ridgeway. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Orleans, P.O. Box 489, Albion, NY 14411; or to the ARC of Orleans County, P.O. Box 439, Albion, NY 14411.

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