Tuesday, April 1st, 2014
Martha L. Grimes, 80, passed away March 30, 2014, in Fort Wayne, Ind.
She was born in New Bremen to Herman W. and Hilda E. Huckriede Ludwig. She married Donald Grimes, who preceded her in death.
Survivors include a son, Michael C. Grimes, Fort Wayne; two daughters, Kathy S. (Chris) Porch, Fayetteville, Ga., and Kristina K. Grimes, Galloway; grandchildren, Curtis (Allison) Grimes, Becky (Steve) Posada, Aaron Grimes, Jessica Porch and Alexis Porch; and great-grandchildren, Preston and Maria Posada.
She was preceded in death by a son, Steven F. Grimes, and two brothers, Wayne R. Ludwig and Dale Ludwig.
She had worked as a merchandising assistant with J.C. Penney for 24 years, retiring in 1994. She was a member of Resurrection Lutheran Church, Fort Wayne.
Funeral services are 11 a.m. April 8 at Resurrection Lutheran Church, Fort Wayne.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday at D.O. McComb and Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, and one hour prior to services at the church.
Burial will be in Mercer Memory Gardens, Celina.
Memorials may be made to the Allen County League for the Blind & Disabled or Workers for the Blind.t
Online condolences may be sent to www.mccombandsons.com.