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Martha D. Karn

Sunrise: August 15, 1944
Sunset: February 17, 2022

For everything there is a season, A time for every activity under heaven. A time to be born and a time to die. A time to plant and a time to harvest. Ecclesiastes 3:1-8

The Karn, Dade, Sims, Smith, Tisdell, and Taye families regret to announce the home-going of their beloved mother, aunty, grandmother, and great grandmother, of Mother Martha D. Karn who passed away on February 17, 2022, peacefully at the home of her daughter, Louvina Darling Diggs in Laurel, Maryland USA.

Mother Karn was pre-deceased by her parents Mr. Moses Dade and Louvina Sims, her siblings Jeffery Dade, Major Dade, Caroling Cassell, and her grandson Christopher Cassell.

Ma Martha was a devoted Christian who dedicated her life to the service of the Lord. She will be dearly missed by her family, friends, and church. She leaves to mourn her children, Angeline Lawson Karn, Moses Karn Jr (Carolyn), Macdonald Karn (Rachell), Patrick Karn (Love), Linda Karn Johnson (Moses), Lorine Karn Chea (Christian), Melvin Tobias Karn, Louvina Darling Diggs (George), and, Rosaline Karn Gbollie (Anderson); many cousins and friends throughout the USA and Liberia.

Celebration of Life Service will be held as follows:
Saturday March 5, 2022 – 10:00 am

Viewing: 9:00 am -10:00 am

Georgia Avenue Baptist Church
12525 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring, MD. 20906

Interment – Monrovia, Liberia
*Further updates will be given prior to the Celebration of Life Service

The service in Liberia will be live stream. The link will be posted later.

Angeline Lawson Karn (daughter) 443-942-6018
Moses B. Karn Jr. (son) 773 -530 -9834
Louvina Darling Diggs (daughter) 301-254-6075
Michelle Yancy Kuforiji (granddaughter) 240 -280 -5312

All contributions can be made through Zelle
Angeline Lawson Karn (daughter) 443- 942- 6018
Louvina Darling Diggs (daughter) 301- 254-6095