Alice Mae Emily Martin died peacefully on the morning of Tuesday, October 22, 2019 after a short illness. She was 86 years old. Mrs. Martin was a resident of Covington, Louisiana since 1987. She was a homemaker and a retired employee of the Wausau Insurance Company. She was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Paul Joseph Martin (PJ). She was also preceded in death by her father, Henry L. Miller and her mother Emily Picolo Miller, her sister and brother in law Shirley and Henry Kuhn, her brother and sister in law, Henry and Tina Miller, her father in law, Howard Martin and her mother in law Yolande Monier Martin, her brother and sister in law , Richard M. and Betty A. Donahue, and sister in law Christie Martin. Mrs. Martin is also survived by her four sons, Marc (Kathy), David (Lisa), Kenneth (Jennifer), and Eric Martin. She is also survived by her eight grandchildren, Ashlie Braud (Jeff), Michelle Romano (Jed), Brandon Martin (Kacie), Chris Martin (Jennifer), Christopher Klock (Holly), Scott Klock, Emily Martin and Bryce Martin.
She is also survived by nine greatgrandchildren, a host of nieces and nephews, and many more close relatives and friends. Alice lived for her family. A devoted wife, mother grandmother, and great grandmother, she hosted all occasions and family holidays. She loved watching the Saints and LSU football on TV and going to the Mississippi coast casinos. She will be missed by all who knew her. The family would like to thank the nurses and staff at Chateau de Notre Dame and Notre Dame Hospice for their care and comfort during her stay.
A Memorial Mass celebrating her life will be officiated by Rev. Msgr. Frank J. Giroir at 12:15 PM on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 in the J. Garic Schoen Chapel of JACOB SCHOEN & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3827 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70119. Visitation will begin at 10:00 AM. Interment will be private.