2010-12-02 / Obituaries

Samuel T. Martz

Harrisonville, 66

Samuel Thomas Martz, 66, Harrisonville, died at 8:15 a.m., Tuesday, November 30, 2010, at Chambersburg Hospital.

Born November 10, 1944, at Everett, he was a son of the late John R. “Jake” and Beulah Martha (Mellott) Martz.

Surviving are a daughter, Sue Henson, and husband Kenneth, Temple, Texas; two granddaughters; and three brothers: John William “Bill” Martz, Columbus, Ohio; George Earl Martz, McConnellsburg; Robert Harry Martz, Pensacola, Fla.

A brother, Roy Roger Martz, preceded him in death.

He was a member of Bishop-Raker Post 655, VFW, McConnellsburg; James B. McKibben Post 561 American Legion, McConnellsburg, and the Fraternal Order of Eagles Lodge, Harrisonville.

He retired from the U.S. Army as a master sergeant after 22 years having served in the Vietnam Conflict.

Private memorial services will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are under the direction of the M.R. Brown Funeral Home, Hustontown.

Return to top