Delores J. "Dee Dee" Martin, age 83, of Stoughton, passed away on Sunday, August 19, 2012 at Skaalen Home in Stoughton, following a long illness. Delores was born on September 29, 1928 in Dodgeville to Arthur and Hannah (Williams) Martin and was a graduate of the Dodgeville High School. She began her career at Strong’s Bank in Dodgeville. After moving to Madison, she worked at Commercial State Bank. She remained there through various buy-outs and retired from Chase Bank in 1995. Delores then enjoyed 20 years in Apache Junction, AZ until moving to Stoughton in 2005. Her favorite pastimes were reading and taking long walks.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur and Hannah Martin; a brother, Lawrence (Bernice) Martin; a sister, Faye Ann Martin and a sister-in-law, Edla Martin.

Delores is survived by her brother, Paul Martin of Baraboo; two nieces, Connie (Wilfried) Nagel of Stoughton and Linda (Dave) Zoesch of Madison; a nephew, Leonard Martin of Madison as well as great nieces and nephews and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at the Lulloff-Peterson-Houck Funeral Home in Dodgeville. Burial will be in East Side Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday after 10:00 A.M.