Martin Albert “Butch / Marty” Kottler

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Martin Albert “Butch / Marty” Kottler

Birth
Carnegie, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 10 Jun 1989 (aged 79)
Centerbrook, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Mystic, New London County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 70079294 · View Source
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Former Professional football player. Played only three games but is notable as the man who scored the first touchdown in Pittsburgh Steelers history during the 1933 inaugural year of the team then known as the Pittsburgh Pirates. Graduate of Centre College, Danville, KY where he was fullback and captain of the football team, a member of Phi Kappa Tau fraternity and the 1933 Carnival King. US Army veteran of World War II and Korea. Later a successful executive with Avis Rental Car. Inducted into the National Auto Auction Association Hall of Fame, 1980.


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  • Created by: CharlieBall
  • Added: 19 May 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 70079294
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Martin Albert “Butch / Marty” Kottler (1 May 1910–10 Jun 1989), Find a Grave Memorial no. 70079294, citing Elm Grove Cemetery, Mystic, New London County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by CharlieBall (contributor 46996409) .