Ella M. Martin

Ella M. Martin, 86, Forest Lake, died Monday, Oct. 1, 2012. She was a local teacher for over 50 years.

A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10:30 a.m., Friday, Oct. 5 at the Church of St. Peter, 1250 South Shore Dr., Forest Lake. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. on Thursday and continuing from 9-10 a.m. on Friday at Mattson Funeral Home, 343 North Shore Dr., Forest Lake.

Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery, Forest Lake.

She is survived by James, her husband of 61 years; children, Craig (Julie), Todd (Robin), Carol (Dan) Keene; seven grandchildren; siblings, Russell (Bernice) Mitchell, Annie (Lloyd) Lagoon, Dick Mitchell; numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, and dear friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Oscar and Mabel Mitchell; and brother, Robert.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. They may be sent in care of Mattson Funeral Home, 343 North Shore Dr., Forest Lake, MN 55025.