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Sally J. Martz

November 23, 1952 - May 22, 2021

A private family service will take place on Thursday, May 27, 2021 at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home, followed by a celebration of her life and luncheon at Central Park in Portage, beginning around 12:30 PM. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Age 68, passed away on Saturday, May 22, 2021. Sally was born in Kalamazoo, Michigan on November 23, 1952, the daughter of the late Guy and Mary (Shafer) Waber. She was employed at Beach Products for 18 years before spending the last 22 years at Borroughs Corporation. On July 18, 1992, Sally was united in marriage to Gerry L. Martz who survives. She is also survived by her children, Steven Carrier, Jr. and Marrianne (Michael) Dyre; grandchildren, Michael, MaKayla and MarQuell; great-granddaughters, Samiya and SaMani; siblings, John Shafer, Lee (Debbie) Waber, Cindy Rose, Candy (Ken) Smothers, Linda Oryczcak, Bob (Sue) Waber, Billie (Mike) Morey, Bonniebell (Mike) Gutierrez and Helen Bigelow; and many nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, Sally was preceded in death by her step-father, Lawrence Bigelow; and siblings, Vern, Guy, Linda and Joey Waber. Sally loved being with her family, especially her grandchildren and will be missed by all who knew her. A private family service will take place on Thursday, May 27, 2021 at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home, following by a celebration of her life and luncheon at Central Park in Portage, beginning around 12:30 PM. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.