Samuel Gerald Marthaller

Samuel Gerald Marthaller, 78, of Elizabethtown, passed away Thursday, May 1, 2014.

He was a member of Grace Heartland Church.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Nina Brown Marthaller; a daughter, Merritt Marthaller; and his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Marthaller.

Survivors include six children, Sam Marthaller Jr., Theresa Hartman, Joe and Mike Marthaller, Kristen Leonard and Robert Edwards; a sister, Kathleen Klein; a brother, Art Marthaller; nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; his loving partner, Ann Seeley; and several nieces and nephews.

A celebration of Sam's life is at 6 p.m., Saturday, May 10, at Grace Heartland Church in Elizabethtown.

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Dixon-Atwood & Trowbridge Funeral Home in Elizabethtown is in charge of arrangements.

Funeral Home

Dixon-Atwood & Trowbridge Funeral Home
234 West Dixie Avenue Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 765-2204
Published in The News-Enterprise on May 6, 2014