Janet L Martenies (1935 — 2020)

Janet L. Martenies

(1935 — 2020)

Janet L. Martenies, 84, of Hicksville, died Thursday, March 19, 2020.

She was born July 22, 1935, in Hicksville. Her father was Ellery L. Tustison and her mother was Margaret I. (Stewart) Dotts.

Janet worked at Sheller – Globe in Grabill, Indiana, then for Magnavox in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

She was a member of the Hicksville Eagles and loved to play bingo and scratch-off tickets.

She married James E Martenies on April 1, 1972, in Hicksville, Ohio, and he died Aug. 21, 2018.

Surviving are three daughters, Christine (David) Keith of Fort Wayne, Patricia (James) Tomecek of Hicksville and Ellen Koester of Auburn, Indiana; seven grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren; a brother, Roger (Alice) Tustison of New Jersey; and three sisters, Vickie Bronne of Piqua, Ohio, Phyllis (DeWayne) Wyrick of Sandusky, Ohio, and Barbara Schindler of Washington.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; three brothers, Junior Tustison, Zach Tustison and R.T. Tustison; and three sisters, Shirley Camp, Lola Myers and Marilyn Fogle.

Due to the limitations set forth about public gatherings, the family will do a celebration of life service at a later date. Feller and Clark Funeral Home of Auburn is in charge of arrangements. To send condolences please visit fellerandclark.com.

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