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January 3, 2013

Helen (Goga) Martz, 92


Methuen — Helen (Goga) Martz, 92, of Methuen, formerly of North Huntingdon, Pa. died Sunday, December 30 at her home. She was born May 22, 1920 in North Braddock, Pa., the daughter of the late John and Ann Kasprisin Goga.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, John S. “Jack” Martz and siblings, Margaret Phillis, Albert and John Goga. Prior to raising her family, she was employed at Westinghouse Electric Co. in Pennsylvania. She was a member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Irwin and the Peace Circle.

She is survived by a daughter, Cathy Scanlon and husband, James of Salem, N.H.; two granddaughters, Sharon Scanlon of Groveland, and Stephanie Lee of North Reading; six great-grandchildren, Bobby Donohue, Sara Donohue, Jack Donohue, Olivia Vaida, Sydney Lee and Brandon Lee.

ARRANGEMENTS: Friends will be received from 9-11 a.m., Friday, Jan. 4 at William Snyder Funeral Home, 521 Main St., Irwin, Pa. followed by a funeral service at 11 a.m. Interment will follow in Union Cemetery. Local arrangements are under the care of Douglas & Johnson Funeral Home, 214 Main St., Salem, N.H. To send a message of condolence to the family, please visit the obituary at www.douglasandjohnson.com.