Vicki Ann Martin, 58, died unexpectedly at 7:59 a.m., Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at her residence.She was born in Jerseyville on May 17, 1953, the daughter of David Preston & Doris Jean (Hatcher) Martin.Vicki graduated with the Class of 1971 from Jersey Community High School, and enjoyed just being around her family.Surviving are her mother, Doris "Dee" Frazier of Fieldon; her father & stepmother, David & Linda Martin of Brighton; three sons & a daughter in law, Gary & Roberta Connolly of Jerseyville, Chad Connolly of Belleville, and Marty Martin of Fieldon; three grandchildren, Jacob Connolly, Callie Connolly, and Austin Freand; a sister & brother in law, Michele & Bo Herkert of Fieldon; a brother, David Martin of Omaha, Ne.; a step brother and his wife, Tony & Tammy Gunterman of Dow; a step sister, Jeanie Gunterman of Jerseyville; and her longtime companion, Rick Blaine of Jerseyville.She was preceded in death by a sister, Doris "Sissy" Martin of Jan. 29, 2010; and her grandparents, Otis & Hattie Martin, and Alvin "Cotton" & Norma Bensa.Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Crawford Funeral Home in Jerseyville, where funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday. Father William Hembrow will officiate.Burial will be alongside her sister at the Oak Grove Cemetery in Jerseyville.In leiu of all flowers and plants, memorials may be given to the family in care of the funeral home.
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