The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

July 29, 2013

Nathan Z. Martin, 56, Millmont


The Daily Item

— MILLMONT — Nathan Z. Martin, 56, of 1050 Millmont Road, entered into rest at 3:37 p.m. Sunday, July 28, 2013, at his home.

He was born Oct. 6, 1956, in West Earl Township, Lancaster County, a son of Mary N. (Zimmerman) Martin, of Hartleton, and the late Daniel H. Martin. On Nov. 30, 1978, in Lancaster, he married the former Mary Ella Zimmerman, who survives.

Nathan was engaged in farming in western Union County.

He was a member of Mountain View Old Order Mennonite Church, Millmont.

Surviving are nine children, Kenneth and Eva Martin, of Mifflinburg, Kerwin and Ruth Ann, of Mifflinburg, Carol and Luke Oberholtzer, of Winfield, Virginia and Dwayne Reiff, of Mifflinburg, Nathan Lee and Rosanna Martin, of Millmont, Lisa and Earl Reiff, of Millmont, Catherine and Jason Martin, of Millmont, Diane Martin, of Millmont, and Arlene Martin, of Millmont; 13 grandchildren, Lorianna, Justin, Sheldon, Laurie, Timothy, Dana, Clifford, Adriana, Alma, Eric, Nicole, Aleah and Jacinda; and 13 siblings, Ammon and Eva Z. Martin, of Mifflinburg, Ruth and Adam Zimmerman, of Hopkinsville, Ky., Esther and Irvin Martin, of Mifflinburg, Walter and Charlotte Martin, of International Falls, Minn., Daniel and Esther Martin, of Lewisburg, Norman and Lucille Martin, of Kutztown, Lloyd and Marian Martin, of Shippensburg, Mary Ella and Elvin Zimmerman, of Mifflinburg, Erma and Ammon Martin, of Eldorado Springs, Mo., Glenn and Carolyn Martin, of Penn Yan, N.Y., Arlene and Daniel Martin, of Mifflinburg, Linda and Aaron Reiff, of Penn Yan, N.Y., and Miriam and John Martin, of Mifflinburg.

He was preceded in death by two sisters, Alta Z. Martin and Elva Z. Martin.

Family and friends are invited to the viewing from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Martin home, 1050 Millmont Road, Millmont, where the funeral will be conducted at 9 a.m. Friday, with further services at 9:30 a.m. from Mountain View Old Order Mennonite Church, Kaiser Run Road, Millmont, with clergy, Bishop Esra M. Zimmerman, Phares L. Zimmerman, Jonathan Martin and Deacon Earl Martin, officiating.

Interment will be in Mountain View Old Order Mennonite Cemetery, Millmont. Serving as casket bearers will be Eugene Martin, Elton Martin, Edward Martin, Phillip Martin, Laverne Zimmerman and David Martin.

Please omit flowers.

Funeral arrangements are by the Dominick T. Adamo Funeral Home, 247 Chestnut St., Mifflinburg.