|Birth: ||Sep. 16, 1844|
|Death: ||Jul. 14, 1936|
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.
Cynthia A Hughes Martz (1852 - 1933)*
Created by: Karin King
Record added: May 13, 2012
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