Jackie Lea Martin, 85, passed away on Jan. 5, 2018

Jackie Lea Martin, 85, passed away on Jan. 5, 2018, at the Washington Veterans Home in Port Orchard, Wash.

Visitation with family present will be from 5-7 p.m. on Wednesday, at Kirby-Morris Funeral Home.  Graveside service led by Pastor Stan Seymour will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, at Restlawn Cemetery, Coffeyville.

Jackie was born on Dec. 1, 1932 in Kansas City, Mo., the daughter of Charlie and Mabel H. (Clark) Van Kirk.  Jackie worked for Qwest Communication in the business office until her retirement.  She moved from Kansas to Washington to be closer to family. 

Her greatest joy was her family, which includes: her children, Elizabeth “Tina” (Floyd) Young of Port Orchard, Wash., Randy (Patty) Adams of Phoenix, Ariz., and Michael Watkins and Jennifer (Bryan) Mydske; great grandchildren, Hailey, Sterling, Jay, Trinity, and Christopher; one brother and one sister. 

  She is preceded in death by her parents, and husband Vernon.

Memorial contributions in Jackie’s name may be directed to the Alzheimer’s Association.  Sign her online guestbook and leave a memory of Jackie at www.kirbymorrisfuneralhome.com.