JOAN T. MARTIN (nee Smallwood), age 87. Beloved wife of 68 years to Donald. Loving mother of Karen Johnson (Fred), Mary Jo Reminder (John), Michael (Liz), Donna (deceased) and Paul (Debbie). Cherished grandmother of 13; great grandmother 11. Dearest daughter of the late Cyril and Anna (nee Rossman) Smallwood. Also survived by nieces, nephews and many dear friends. In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions to the charity of your choice. Mass of Christian Burial Friday February 1, 2019 St. Joseph Church, 12700 Pearl Road at 11:30AM. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. The family will receive friends THURSDAY 4 – 8 PM at the A. RIPEPI & SONS FUNERAL HOME, 18149 BAGLEY ROAD, MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS (WEST OF I-71).