January 18, 2013
Raymond Martz, 87, of Trails End Road, Hustontown, PA died at 9:12 AM, Friday, January 18, 2013 at the Fulton County Medical Center, McConnellsburg, PA.
Born October 25, 1925 in Dublin Township, Fulton County, he was the son of the late John P. and Alice (Kegerreis) Martz. He was married to Laura June “Becky” Newman on September 8, 1945. Mrs. Martz survives at their home.
Mr. Martz is survived by four children: Barry Martz and wife Shirley, Chambersburg; Daniel Martz and wife Nancy, Martinsburg, WVA; Debbie Haines and husband Ken, Greencastle; and Robin Snyder and husband Randy, Waterfall, PA.
There are nine grandchildren: Beth Solesbee, Dr. Lisa Kernan, Lori Frye, Amy Egress, Rikki Ferraro, Dr. Jeremy McGarvey, Jonathan McGarvey, Matthew W. Snyder, and Drew Snyder along with eight great grandchildren.
One brother, Fred Martz survives of Hustontown. A total of 12 brothers and sisters are deceased.
Mr. Martz was of the Protestant Faith.
He was retired from Letterkenny Army Depot, Chambersburg, PA after 32 years service.
A World War II Army veteran, Mr. Martz served with the Occupation Force in Japan following the war.
He was a lifetime member of the VFW, McConnellsburg, PA and also belonged to the American Legion, Mercersburg, PA, the AMVETS, Chambersburg and the Disabled American Veterans.
He was a Scout Master for Troop 47, Boy Scouts of America, Hustontown for over 10 years and was a former member of the IOOF Lodge in Fort Littleton, PA.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM, Monday, January 21, 2013 at the M. R. Brown Funeral Home, 301 Pitt St., Hustontown, PA (map/directions) with Pastor Richard Bernhard officiating. Interment will be in Hustontown Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6—8:00 PM on Sunday and one hour prior to the service on Monday.
Calling Hours - M. R. Brown Funeral Home, Hustontown - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Funeral Services - M. R. Brown Funeral Home - 10:00 a.m.
Interment - Hustontown Cemetery