Martha (Marty) Stilabower passed away in her home in Indianapolis, IN on December 14, 2013, losing a tough fight with cancer. She was born in Kansas (Edgar County), IL to Eugene and Grace Hicks. She is predeceased by her husband of 48 years, Charles (Charlie) Stilabower, and daughter Selena Stilabower Combs. Surviving are her son Tom Stilabower (Bek Garrett), along with four grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, and estranged son J. Michael Stilabower.

Marty was employed many years at Sears Roebuck and later at Conrail in Indianapolis.

She was an excellent cook (her fried chicken was the best!). Marty enjoyed entertaining, gardening, Hoosier Lottery scratch off tickets and traveling to Mexico and Florida during the winter with Charlie. Marty’s wit and ribald sense of humor will be missed by many.

Arrangements will be handled by Lovins-Lockart Funeral Home in Windsor, IL on Saturday April 5th, 2014. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. with the service to follow at noon. Burial will be in Richland Cemetery near Windsor. memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.