81, of Neoga, Illinois passed away at 10:40 PM Thursday, January 30, 2020 in the Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center of Mattoon. She was born August 10, 1938 in Urbana, Illinois the daughter of Curtis Cain and Mary Martha (Wilson) Clow. She married Jesse L. Tatman May 12, 1957 in Mattoon. Martha was a Hallmark Card clerk at Walgreens in Mattoon. She enjoyed reading and was an avid fan of the series "Criminal Minds" Martha leaves her daughters, Patti Garrett (Mark) of Urbana, Teri Miltenberger (Eric) of Neoga and Kym McWhorter (Casey McGuire) of Neoga; sister, Linda Davidson of Urbana; six grandchildren; five great grandchildren (and one on the way and her beloved feline companion, Sandy. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Richard Clow and great grandson, Leo Miltenberger. Memorials are suggested to the Cumberland County Humane Society.
A Celebration of Martha's life will be at 11:00 AM Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at the Swengel-O'Dell Funeral Home of Neoga, with Pastor James Maroon of Neoga officiating. Visitation will be Tuesday February 4, 2020 from 9:00 AM until service time at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Neoga Memorial Cemetery of Neoga, Illinois.
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