Martha M. Bann (nee: Berko), 88, of Little Silver, formerly of Jersey City, passed away Friday, September 7, 2018. Born in Spišské Podhradie, Slovakia, she came to the United States at the age of 18. She settled in Jersey City and attended business school. Martha was a longtime employee of Mandel, Fekete and Bloom CPA’s in Jersey City. She met and married her husband of 59 years, Joseph in Jersey City where they raised their family. Upon retirement, they moved to Monmouth County and settled in Little Silver; she was a parishioner of St. Dorothea’s Church in Eatontown. Martha was predeceased by her beloved husband, Joseph in January, 2017 and by her brother, John Berko. She is survived by her loving children, Richard Bann, Mark Bann and wife Kim and Debbie Martinock and husband Michael, her cherished grandchildren Caitlin Bann and Ryan and Derek Martinock. Family and friends may visit Sunday, 2-6pm at the Braun Funeral Home, 106 Broad Street, Eatontown. Funeral Mass Monday, 10:00am at St. Dorothea’s RC Church, Eatontown, followed by entombment at Woodbine Cemetery in Oceanport. Memories and condolences may be shared at www.braunfuneralhome.com.