Martha Lorraine Canfield Digman, 69, a resident of Elkins, passed away at 9:55 p.m. Friday, March 20, 2009, in Davis Memorial Hospital.
She was born June 13, 1939, at Elkins, a daughter of the late Bernard Guy Canfield and Beulah Bright Canfield.
On Feb. 20, 1965, she married Maurice Edwin "Joe" Digman, who preceded her in death on Aug. 14, 2006.
She is survived by one son, Jerry Digman and wife, Lisa, of Elkins; and three grandchildren, Lauren, Jennifer and Mason Digman. One brother, Leslie S. Canfield of Warren, Ohio; one sister, Ida Mae Canfield Swecker and husband, Edward L. Swecker, of Mechanicsville, Md.; and five nieces and three nephews also survive.
Also preceding her in death were two brothers, Jack Canfield and John Howard Canfield; and one sister-in-law, Jo Ann Canfield.
Mrs. Digman was a homemaker and a former employee of G.C. Murphy. She was a volunteer at the former Memorial General Hospital. She was a member of the Randolph County Senior Center and IOOF Lodge 116 of Elkins. She was a member of the Israel United Methodist Church.
A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. today from the Tomblyn Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Charles Arnold officiating. Interment will follow in the Mountain State Memorial Gardens near Gilman.
Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Mrs. Digman to the Randolph County Cancer Support Group in care of Eloise Mann, 165 McQuain Road, Elkins, W.Va. 26241. Tomblyn Funeral Home of Elkins is in charge of the arrangements for Martha Lorraine Canfield Digman. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tomblynfuneralhome.com.