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Doris V. (Josephson) Martin

October 29, 1919 ~ September 22, 2015 (age 95)
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   Doris V. Martin, 95, of Scottsdale, Arizona, a former Quincy resident, died Tuesday (September 22, 2015) at her home in Scottsdale, Arizona.

   Born October 29, 1919 in Elgin, Illinois, Doris was the daughter of Carl Eric and Anna Elizabeth Utberg Josephson.  She married Duane L. Martin in Elgin, Illinoios on March 1, 1952.  He preceded her in death on May 3, 1992.

   Doris served her country as a nurse in the U. S. Army during WW II.

   She had been a member at Luther Memorial Church in Quincy. She enjoyed bowling in various leagues for many years.

  Doris was employed as a registered nurse in Elgin until her marriage. She then devoted her life to raising her family.

   Survivors include her son Kevin Martin of Phoenix, AZ; a brother, Roland Josephson of Elgin, IL; and three nieces.

  Mrs. Martin was preceded in death by her parents; and her sister in law, Doris Josephson.

   Memorial graveside services will be held Friday October 9, 2015 10:00 a.m. in Sunset Cemetery with Pastor Gayle Pope officiating.  Military honors will be conducted by the Illinois National Guard Funeral Detail.

   There is no visitation but friends are invited to the graveside services.

   Memorials may be made to the Illinois Veteran's Home Activity Fund.
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