Martha Steidl, beloved daughter of F. Edward and Sue Smith; wife of Larry Steidl; mother of Michael (Jennifer) and Jeffrey (Anna-Marie) Steidl, passed away peacefully on May 7, 2023 following a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.
Martha graduated from St Mary’s High School and attended the University of Akron. She was a voracious reader, a talented painter, and a superior daughter, sister, wife, mother, aunt, cousin, grandmother, and friend to many. She worked for a number of years as school secretary at Annunciation-St John School in Akron.
Martha is survived by her husband, sons, brother, Tom (Jeri) Smith; sister, Jean (Robert) Saraceno; grandchildren, Sebastian, Caleb and Owen Steidl and many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
In lieu of calling hours, friends are encouraged to share their sentiments and remembrances in the guestbook at the Donovan Funeral Home website ( https://www.donovanfuneralhome.com ).
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