Martha E. Slavens,
age 91 of Chesterton, passed away on December 23, 2015, at Porter Regional
She was born on
March 8, 1924 in Linden, IN, to Robert and Ellen Johnston, both of whom
preceded her in death.
In 1948 in Linden,
IN, she married Edward G. Slavens, who preceded her in death in 1965.
She is survived by
her nieces, Janice Botkin of Winchester and Janice (Robert) Meyers of South
She is preceded in
death by her sister, Phoebe (Harry) Geiger, brother Norman Johnston, sister,
Katherine (John) Beckelheiner, sister, Mary Margaret (Arthur) Slentz and
nephew, Bill (Joyce Anne) Beckelheiner.
Services were held
at a prior date at Linden Cemetery, Linden, IN.
under the direction of White-Love Funeral Home, Chesterton.