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Megan L. Martin

June 4, 1986 ~ July 8, 2017 (age 31)

Megan Martin, 31, of Granger died Saturday, July 8, 2017 in an auto accident. Megan was born on June 4, 1986, in Niles, MI, to Lester Kurtz and Dori Royer.

On September 4, 2015 in Mishawaka, Megan married Micaiah “Mike” Martin, who survives. In addition to her husband, Megan is survived by their son, Gavin L. Martin of Granger; mother, Dori (Gary) Royer of Elkhart; father, Lester Kurtz of Elkhart; grandma, Elva Alley of Hillsboro, TN; sister, Donna (Tony) Bowling of Springfield, OH; several step-siblings, Gary (Nancy) Royer, Kary (Shanda) Royer, Angie Bailey, and Sean Royer. Megan loved all of her nieces and nephews, as well as her extended family. The most important thing to Megan was Mike and Gavin. She also enjoyed writing and crafting. Megan was a loving wife, daughter, sister, niece, and friend to many. She enjoyed the time with her cousins, aunts, and uncles especially.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Palmer Funeral Home—Hickey Chapel and Southlawn Cremation Services are assisting the family with arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy in memory of Megan may be sent to Palmer Funeral Home - Hickey Chapel, 17131 Cleveland Road, South Bend, IN 46635 or Humane Society of St. Joseph County, 2506 Grape Road, Mishawaka, IN 46545.

Online condolences may be left for the Martin family at

Charitable donations may be made to:

Palmer Funeral Home-Hickey Chapel
17131 Cleveland Road, South Bend IN 46635
Tel: 1-574-289-1000

Humane Society of St. Joseph County
2506 Grape Road, Mishawaka, IN 46545,
Tel: (574) 255-4726

 Service Information

Family to do services at later date

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