Lucille Martz, 103, passed away peacefully, on June 8, 2019. She was born in Bergholz, OH on April 6, 1916 to Samuel G. and Frances Wright. She had one sister, Evelyn. Lucille grew up on farms in Malvern and the North Canton area, graduated from McKinley High School in 1933, attended business school and was employed at the Hoover Company prior to her marriage. She married Raymond C. Martz in 1937 and lived in Hartville for 50 years. Following his death in 1985, she returned to the North Canton area, where she lived for 30 years.
Lucille is survived by two daughters, Judith Fulmer and Sandra (Ed) DiGiacomo and one son Kenneth Martz. She was extremely proud of her 11 grandchildren and their families, which include 25 great and four great great grandchildren.
Lucille lived a long and healthy life. She was kind, smart, giving and loving and will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. The family wants to express their sincere thanks to the Aultman Hospice staff for their wonderful care.
At Lucille's request, cremation has taken place. Friends and family are invited to gather on Saturday, July 6, 2019 at the Reed Funeral Home North Canton Chapel from 1:00-3:00pm to remember Lucille and honor a life well lived.
Memorial donations, in Lucille's name, can be sent to Aultman Hospice.
Please visit www.reedfuneralhome.com to send condolences.