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John W. Martz Jr., 86

John W. Martz Jr., “Pop,” of Duxbury, beloved husband, father and grandfather, passed away peacefully at home on Sept. 10 after a brief illness.

John was born Aug. 21, 1937 in Frederick, Maryland to John and Charlotte (Aumen) Martz. He is predeceased by his brother David.

John served in the Navy and was a retired laser technician, who worked worldwide during his career. He enjoyed watching car races, both live and televised, loved woodwork, reading and taking care of his family. He is survived by his wife of 64 years Sallie (McIsaac), his son Jack and daughter-in-law Alice, his grandchildren Holly and Matthew, with wife Aliceson, and his daughter Donna.

Services will be private. The family requests donations in lieu of flowers to help support our veterans at thenathanhaleveteran.soutreachcenter.com and donorbox.org/mili.taryveteranproject

The family wishes to extend their gratitude to Guided Living and Cranberry Hospice for their support and services.