Thomas Martin Marty Sehnal
FUNERAL HOME
Powles Funeral Home, Inc.
913 West Main Street
Rockwell, NC
Thomas “Marty” Martin Sehnal, 73, of Salisbury NC, and formerly of Wolcott, CT, passed away Friday, September 24, 2021 surrounded by his loving family at Atrium Health Union in Monroe, NC. He was born October 27, 1947 in Waterbury, CT, son of the late Francis William Sehnal and Virginia Lee Sehnal. First and foremost, the heart of Marty's world was his family. Marty is survived by his Best Friend and Love of his life, wife Karen Komarnsky Sehnal , whom he married April 12, 1969; son, Thomas “Tom” Martin (Karen) Sehnal Jr. of Salisbury, NC; daughter, Tara Sehnal (Michael) King of Charlotte, NC; sister, Virginia Ann Sehnal (Ted) Hanson of Wolcott, CT; brother, William Lee Sehnal of Wolcott, CT; Judy Sehnal of NH; and four grandchildren, or as Marty referred to them, his little cookie snatchers, Tyler Martin (Anna) Sehnal, Morgan Rae Sehnal, William Francis King, and Michaela Grace King. He is also survived by his nephews and a niece, several cousins, his Aunt Jean Maher, and many special lifelong friends. Marty also leaves his four-legged best friend, Rylee. Marty was a graduate of Wolcott High School, Class of 1965. After graduation he proudly served as a PFC in the United States Army Reserves. He then went on to create and build his business T.M. Sehnal Carpentry with his son, Tom. Together they expanded the business and they became well known wherever their craftsmanship took them. Marty used his talent and skills to donate to his community, his church, and to anyone else who may be in need. Arrangements: The family will greet friends and relatives on Thursday, September 30, 2021, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Powles Staton Funeral Home, Rockwell, NC. The family will greet friends and relatives on Friday, October 1, 2021, 10:00 am at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Salisbury, NC. The funeral service will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, October 1, 2021, in the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Salisbury, NC, with Father John Eckert, officiating. Burial will take place in the Sacred Heart Catholic Church Cemetery. Memorial: Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Powles Staton Funeral Home of Rockwell, honored provider of Veterans Funeral Care, is assisting the Sehnal family. Online condolences may be made at www.powlesfuneralhome.com.
Published by Salisbury Post on Sep. 28, 2021.
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MEMORIAL EVENTS
Sep
30
Visitation
7:00p.m. - 9:00p.m.
Powles Staton Funeral Home
913 W. Main St., Rockwell, NC
Oct
1
Visitation
10:00a.m.
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
375 Lumen Christi Lane, Salisbury, NC
Oct
1
Funeral service
11:00a.m.
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
375 Lumen Christi Lane, Salisbury, NC
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Powles Funeral Home, Inc.
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May God bless you and your family. Marty, and my husband, Jason, worked together for numerous years. Wonderful friend.
Kathy Brown
Work
September 30, 2021
Marty recently did work in my renovated condo! Every day I look at his beautiful work and am blessed to have known him! RIP!
Peggy Ricke
Other
September 29, 2021
Tom, Your father was one great guy. He brought us many laughs. Our condolences to you and your family. May God bless you in your time of sorrow.
Albert and Clee
Friend
September 29, 2021
Albert and Clee Doleman
September 29, 2021
Polly and I would like to offer our deepest sympathy to you Karen, and your family. It´s been many years, but I remember all the good times growing up with Marty in our neighborhood, schools and when we were all first married.
Ed Strell (Strielkauskas)
Friend
September 29, 2021
Martys daughter is married to my nephew. God bless his soul and his family!
Chip Conley
September 28, 2021
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