Martha Louise Hood

Dec 1, 1947 - Feb 22, 2011


HOOD, Martha ‘Marti’
Louise Baker
Born in December 1947 died at home on February 22, 2011. Martha was preceded in death by husband John Sherman, daughter Amanda Louise Sayre, mother, Mary Kay Baker and father, Robert M. Baker, beloved aunts and uncles and several adored miniature schnauzers. She is survived by her devoted husband Randy Hood, sisters Phoebe and Robin Baker of Sacramento, stepson Jared Hood, daughter-in-law Kristine and granddaughter Elyse Mia to whom Martha was joyfully known as Nana, beloved friends of 55 years, Diane Eggleston of La Habra and Kathy Schindel of Bend, Oregon and her adored Border Terrier ‘Tater.’ Martha was born in Hollywood, and moved to Sacramento in 1960, attending C.K. McClatchy High School, Sacramento City College, UCLA and CSU, LA. She taught at Kemble Elementary School and then Thomas Jefferson Elementary School in her own neighborhood. Martha acquired many deep friendships including those associated with teaching, touring the country on their motorcycle, scrapbooking and the River Ridge Neighborhood Church. A service will be held on Saturday, February 26 at 10:00a.m. at East Lawn Memorial Park Chapel at 4300 Folsom Blvd. Remembrances may be made to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network,, 877-272-6226, or 1500 Rosecrans Ave, Ste 200, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266.

Funeral Home:
Andrews & Greilich Mortuary
3939 Fruitridge Road
Sacramento, CA
US 95820

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