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John Thomas Martz
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Birth: Sep. 16, 1844
Knox County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 14, 1936
Berne
Adams County
Indiana, USA

Decatur, July 18



John T. Martz, 91, former Decatur undertaker, died at the home of a son, Hosea Martz, at Berne Tuesday night after a short illness of pneumonia. He operated an undertaking parlor here for eight years, moving to Berne 35 years ago.

In recent years, he was better known as "the medicine man."

Surviving are three sons, Charles N. and Hosea A. Martz, both of Berne, and Christian A. Martz of Fort Wayne, and the following brothers and sisters: George W. Martz and Mrs. Ellen Hocker of Berne; Franklin N. Martz and Mrs. Mary A. Hendricks of Monroe.

Funeral services will be held at 2:45 pm Tuesday at the homes of T Martz and at 3 o'clock at the Berne Evangelical Church.

Burial in the MRE Cemetery at Berne.



Journal-Gazette

7-16-1936


 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jacob H Martz (1817 - 1900)
  Susan Head Martz (1823 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  Cynthia A Hughes Martz (1852 - 1933)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Henry Martz (1842 - 1919)*
  John Thomas Martz (1844 - 1936)
  Samuel Joel Martz (1849 - 1932)*
  George W Martz (1852 - 1938)*
  Jacob Randolf Martz (1854 - 1926)*
  Mary A. Martz Hendricks (1857 - 1950)*
  Martha Ellen Martz Hocker (1858 - 1949)*
  James W Martz (1861 - 1910)*
  Franklin N Martz (1867 - 1961)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
MRE Cemetery
Berne
Adams County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Karin King
Record added: May 13, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90103179
John Thomas Martz
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