Martha Jane (Hohman) Lawrence, 92, of Wheeling, passed away at the Good Shepherd Nursing Home on Tuesday, July 25, 2023.
She was born on November 17, 1930, in Wheeling, WV, to the late Robert Anthony Hohman and Gertrude (Dei) Hohman.
Martha Jane graduated from St. Joseph’s Academy and was a dedicated nursing professional, graduating from Wheeling Hospital School of Nursing in 1952. She was a member of St. Michael’s Parrish.
Martha Jane “MJ” was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Robert B. Lawrence; son Richard; son-in-law John Carpenter; and six siblings: Robert L. Hohman, Margaret Klos, Mary Agnes Hohman, Joseph Hohman, Rev. Andrew Hohman, OFM Cap., and Rev. George Hohman, S.J.
She is survived by three daughters, Janie (Tom) Matz, Sue Carpenter, and Linda (Sam) Lopez, one son, Robert J. (Paula) Lawrence, brother-in-law, Donald (Dahris) Lawrence, four grandchildren, Lauren (Matt) Herbster, Luke Lawrence, Vincent Carpenter, and Nicholas Carpenter, two great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
The family would like to extend our deepest appreciation to the physicians, nurses, aides, and the entire staff at the Good Shepherd Nursing Home for the love and care they provided for our mother.
A memorial mass will be held on Saturday, July 29, 2023, at 10:30 a.m., at Mount Calvary Cemetery Chapel.