Martha Childers Brisker

Joedy McCreary

May 3, 2013

Martha Childers Brisker, 75

Martha Childers Brisker, 75, of Lucasville, died Thursday, May 2, 2013, at Main Street Terrace Care Center in Lancaster.

She was born July 13, 1936, in Portsmouth, a daughter of the late Verner and Pearl Flaugher Van Hoose.

Martha was a retired secretary for the Valley Local School District with 36 years of service, a member of the Lucasville Chapter of the Order of Eastern Star, and a 1954 Valley High School graduate.

She is survived by three daughters, Kim (Mike) Wright of Lucasville, Marsha Lutz (Janet Price) of Terre Haute, Indiana, and Patti Jones (Amy Beaty) of Lancaster; five grandchildren; five great grandchildren; and one brother, Verner C. Van Hoose of Gahanna.

She was also preceded in death by her husbands, David Childers, Nov. 4, 1980, and Harry Brisker, Jr., Nov. 1, 2006; and two brothers, Jack and Jim Van Hoose.

Funeral services will be conducted at noon, Monday, May 6, 2013, at the McKinley Funeral Home in Lucasville with Rick Clark officiating. Burial will follow in Lucasville Cemetery. Friends may call 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday and an hour before the funeral Monday.