Mary Martin, of Bradley, will celebrate her 90th birthday May 5 with a family gathering. The event will be hosted by her family in Manteno.
She has five children: Barbara (Mike) Henry, of Joliet; the late Jackie (Karl) Keller, of Manteno; Patrick (Sheila) Martin, of Manteno; Meghan (Mike) Downey, of Bourbonnais; and Joanne (Steve) Boettinger, of Milwaukee, Wis. She also has 14 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Mary enjoys family events no matter how big or small. She has been married for about 65 years to Homer. She is a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Bradley, where she sang in the choir and helped account Sunday collections.
She was the office manager for Homer & Harry Martin Construction. Her hobbies include sewing, gardening, reading and her exercise class at the park district.