In Memory of




Obituary for Martha E. Hines

Martha E. Hines, 83, of Groton NY passed away December 1, 2019 after a brief illness.

Martha was born November 16, 1936 in Cortland, NY the daughter of the late Lyman and Olive Parker Silsbee. She graduated from Cortland High School in 1956.

She retired from PALL Trinity in 2001 after 25 years. She loved spending time with her family, extended family and close friends.

She was predeceased by her previous husband Leo Hines. She is Survived by her children: Gregory (Sherry) Bogardo of Liverpool and Cheryl (Rickard) Neville of Groton; stepson Gerald (Janet) Hines of Arizona; stepdaughter, Judith Bell and "adopted" stepdaughter, Noni Burgen of Florida 13 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. and sister Mary McDonald of Baldwinsville and many nieces and nephews.

Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family. There are no calling hours. Donations in her memory may be made to the Groton Fire Department Ambulance or Building Fund and the YWCA in Cortland.
Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton has care of arrangements.