EDITORIAL OBITUARY Cooper Funeral Home 210 West Walnut; Tecumseh, Oklahoma 74873 Phone: (405) 598-2124 Fax: (405) 598-6682
Lynda Ellen (Brake) Martin, 72, of Shawnee, Oklahoma passed away Monday, December 2, 2013 in Shawnee.
Lynda was born on January 12, 1941 to Thomas Edward and Minnie Ethlyn (Nugent) Brake in Ripley, Oklahoma.
She was raised in the Ripley/Stillwater area and attended Ripley Public Schools. Lynda lived in the Stillwater area for most of her life until moving to Shawnee where she has lived for the past 6 years.
Lynda worked at Mercruiser for many years. She enjoyed spending time with her family especially her children and grandchildren and she loved her dogs. She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Minnie Brake; siblings, Tom Brake, Dale Brake, Kay Jackson and Vicky Ventris.
Lynda is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Donna and Jeff Craig, of Shawnee; 2 sons and daughters-in-law, Joe and Kimberly Saunders, of Perry, OK and Michael and Tonya Bozeman, of Stillwater, OK; 5 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; 3 sisters, Harriett Harris, Carla Langley and Betty Emmons; 3 brothers, Kenneth Brake, Doyle Brake and Ralph Brake; numerous step-children and step great-grandchildren; and extended family and friends.
Service will be 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at New Hope Cowboy Church in Mcloud, Oklahoma with Pastor Randy Reasoner officiating. Burial will follow at Dale Cemetery under the direction of Cooper Funeral Home of Tecumseh. To share memories, or to sign the guest book on-line, go to www.cooperfuneral.com.