Troy, Indiana –
Martha L. Guillaum, 77, formerly of Perry County, Indiana, passed away on Friday, October 16, 2020, at her home in Huber Heights, Ohio.
She was born in Troy on January 14, 1943, daughter of the late William Kelsay and Lucille (Young) McFall.
Martha married Robert W. “Bob” Guillaum on December 27, 1960, at St. Michael Catholic Church in Cannelton. A loving wife and devoted mother, she spent her life caring for her family. She was a gifted artisan, whose talents included ceramics, sewing, needlework, quilting and oil painting. Martha was particular, organized and was flawless in her work. She also enjoyed genealogy volunteer work at the Family History Center in Fairborn, Ohio.
Surviving is her husband of nearly 60 years, Bob Guillaum, Huber Heights, Ohio; children, Martha Jean “Jeanie” Haynes (deceased), Rob Guillaum (Kim), Fort Walton Beach, Florida, John Mark Guillaum (Cindy), Beaver Creek, Ohio, Lisa Guess, (Tony), Fort Walton Beach, Florida, Sarah Jane Foster (Bill), Lancaster, Ohio and Mike Guillaum, Fort Walton Beach, Florida; eleven grandchildren; ten great grandchildren and siblings Wilma Jean Kelsay (deceased), Becky Thorn (Mike) Tobinsport, Kenny McFall, Branchville, Dean McFall (deceased), Billy Kelsay and Penny (Corlos) Fuste both of Rockport, Texas, and Randy Kelsay, Port Aranas, Texas. .
There will be a Mass of Christian Burial held on Monday, October 26, 2020 at 11:00 AM EDT at St. Peter Catholic Church in Huber Heights, Ohio, with visitation in the church lobby from 10:00 until 11:00 AM. The service can be live streamed by accessing daytonxii.org at service time.
A memorial service will be held in Perry County on Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at 2:00 PM CDT at Huber Funeral Home, Tell City Chapel with burial in Calvary Cemetery in Troy. Visitation will be from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Ohio Hospice of Dayton, Ohio and Calvary Cemetery, Troy, Indiana.
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