Martha Lennon

NOVELTY – Martha “Mike” Lennon, 86, (nee Sproull), passed away Friday, Oct. 11, 2013.

Martha attended Mount Mercy Academy in Pittsburgh and Georgian Court College in Lakewood, N.J.

She was an avid Cleveland sports fan, a member of Canterbury Golf Club and former Club Champ at Walden Country Club.

She enjoyed her family and specially her children and grandchildren.

She is the former wife of John Lennon; loving mother of Patrick (Michelle) and Timothy; devoted grandmother of John, Riley, Brody, Timothy and Nathan; and was the aunt and great aunt to many.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Nancy (Bob) Lewis and Teddy (Dick) Sager.

The family will receive friends from 5 8 p.m. Tuesday at the DiCicco and Sons Funeral Home, 5975 Mayfield Road, Mayfield Heights, at Lander Road.

Mass of Christian Burial will celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Anselm’s Church.

Interment will be at Russell Township Cemetery. There will be a reception following graveside services Wednesday at Gilmour Academy, 34001 Cedar Road, Gates Mills.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Martha’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, or Gilmour Academy, 34001 Cedar Road, Gates Mills, OH 44040.

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