Elizabeth MARTZ

(nee Plett)

Elizabeth Martz passed away on April 13, 2008 in Chilliwack, B.C. at age 80 years. She was born on September 9, 1927 in Schontal, Siberia, Russia.

Elizabeth is survived by her husband Ernest Martz; children: Dianne, Daryl (Pat), Myrna, Brent, Gene (Dee), Brian; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren; brother and sister Mary (Rudy), Helen (Don), Margaret (Bob), Sara, Lydia (John), Ed (Carolyn), and Vic (Janis).

She was predeceased by parents John and Margaretta Plett and brother John.

Elizabeth came to Canada in 1930 and lived in Glenbow, Alberta until 1932, then lived in Gem, Alberta, until 1945 and then came to Chilliwack.

Elizabeth married Ernest Martz in November 1945.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, April 19, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. from the Chapel at Henderson’s Funeral Home, 45901 Victoria Avenue, Chilliwack. Reception to follow in the Tea Room.

The family would like to thank all the people at Cascade Lodge for taking such good care of Elizabeth in her final months.

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