Shirley M. "Daisy" Martin, 88, of Girard, passed away peacefully on Friday, November 19, 2021 in the comfort of her home surrounded by her family. Shirley was born November 21, 1932 in Ripley, New York, a daughter to the late Fred and Fern (Reiner) Yokom. For most of her life she was devoted to taking care of her family. Since the opening in 2001 of the Multi Generational Center in Girard, Shirley has volunteered her time there almost every day. She was a lover of animals, especially cats. Shirley would take in strays and care for them as her own.
Shirley will be sadly missed by her daughter, Cheryl (Edward) Whorley of Girard; sister Janice; brothers, Bobby, Clifford and Ronni; grandchildren, Trevor, Toby, Stacy, Nicole, Billy and Stephanie; along with 15 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren.
Besides her parents Shirley is preceded in death by her husband, John Martin; sons Rex and Bill Martin; sister, Marjorie; and brother, Richard.
No calling hours or services will be held. Shirley will be laid to rest at Green Haven Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Trumbull County Animal Welfare League or Girard Multi Generational Center.
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Animal Welfare League of Trumbull County
812 Youngstown-Kingsville Rd., Vienna OH 44473
Girard Multi Generational Center
443 Trumbull Ave., Girard OH 44420