Newton- Martha Pollison (Waro), died peacefully on May 13, 2014 at Valley View Care Center in Newton, NJ. She was 79. Martha was born in New York City, NY to Stephan and Mary (Korhonen) Waro. She had previously worked for several years as an Educator at Sussex Vocational and Technical School in Sparta retiring in 1982. Mrs. Pollison had been a very active person throughout her life. She dedicated time volunteering for many groups, especially The Teen Challenge associated with David Wilkerson, assisting disadvantaged youth. Martha enjoyed painting in her spare time, and when healthy participated in many 5K events in the area.
Predeceasing her is beloved husband, Kenyon L. Pollison, 2013. She is survived by two sons; Kevin Pollison and his wife Allison, and Keir Pollison and wife Fabiola both of Sparta. Four grandchildren; Kandace, Korinne, Kenneth and Keith Pollison. Family and friends are invited Monday 7-9pm to Goble Funeral Home 22 Main Street Sparta, NJ 07871. A 10 am funeral home service will be celebrated Tuesday, followed by interment, where Martha will be laid to rest next to her husband Kenyon in North Hardyston Cemetery, Hamburg. See: www.goblefuneral.com