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Obituary for Katherine E. "Dolly" Martin

Katherine E. “Dolly” Martin passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 21, 2021, at Country Meadows Retirement Community under the care of Bethany Hospice. Predeceased by her parents, Dr. James A. Martin and Mary E. Martin of Mt. Lebanon and her brothers, James A. Martin of Pittsburgh and William A. Martin, M.D. of Daniel Island, S.C. She is survived by her sister, Mary Jane Smith (Peter) of Upper St. Clair and her brother, Richard J. Martin of Falls Church, Va., as well as fifteen beloved nieces and nephews. Dolly graduated from Mt. Lebanon High School in 1947 and from the University of Pittsburgh in 1951, where she was a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority. She worked for many years in Washington, D.C. initially for former Pennsylvania Congressman William S. Moorhead and later as a Lobbyist for the Association of American Railroads. Dolly concluded her long professional career in Washington, D.C. at the Ronald Reagan International Trade Center. She loved to travel and to take family and friends on personal tours of Washington, D.C. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, February 24th at 10:30 a.m. at St. Louise de Marillac Church in Bethel Park, Pa., with private burial at Queen of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please consider contributions to Little Sisters of the Poor or Society of St. Vincent de Paul. Please add tributes at

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