Virginia Beach – Virginia Ann Brown Martin, “Ginne”, 71, passed away September 14, 2012 in Sentara Princess Anne Hospital from complications of emergency surgery.
Ginne, born in New Carlisle, OH, grew up in the Westhaven Park section of Portsmouth, VA and graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School in 1959. After raising 4 children, Ginne worked in retail sales, as a restaurant assistant manager and, after learning shorthand, worked for several law firms.
She leaves behind her loving husband of 53 years, Michael A. Martin; 4 children, Michael A. Martin, Jr., Dean Allen Martin, Seth Andrew Martin, and Jennifer Ann McCracken; 11 grandchildren; and 8 great-grand-children.
Per Ginne’s and her family’s wishes, no memorial service will be held. Altmeyer Funeral Home, Southside Chapel, is handling the arrangements. Condolences may be offered to the family at altmeyer.com.